Business Case Report

Build A Business Case For Minimum Viable Security

To Support Product Innovation, Adopt A Minimum Viable Security Mindset

October 26th, 2022
With contributors:
Amy DeMartine , Lisa Singer , Isabelle Raposo , Danielle Chittem , Rachel Birrell


Concept testing and minimum viable product (MVP) are key stages in the product innovation process. Product leaders face a dilemma: If they don’t engage their security peers at these stages, they could make vital decisions that weaken security down the road; however, over-engineering security for the MVP will slow innovation and destroy trust. Minimum viable security (MVS) offers a way to address security in early-stage concept testing without slowing down the product team. Security leaders should use this report to make the business case for MVS to their teams and the product organization to support their involvement in the early stages of product innovation.

Want to read the full report?

Contact us to become a client

This report is available for individual purchase ($1495).

Forrester helps business and technology leaders use customer obsession to accelerate growth. That means empowering you to put the customer at the center of everything you do: your leadership strategy, and operations. Becoming a customer-obsessed organization requires change — it requires being bold. We give business and technology leaders the confidence to put bold into action, shaping and guiding how to navigate today's unprecedented change in order to succeed.