Trends Report

Lay Your Security Tech Foundation

Beginner Level: Technology Practices For Cybersecurity And Privacy

January 11th, 2021
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This report — the first of three in the technology competency of the cybersecurity and privacy playbook — outlines the technologies that CIOs and other technology leaders should prioritize to help evolve toward a data-centric Zero Trust cybersecurity strategy. This strategy establishes the foundation your firm needs to mature its cybersecurity and privacy efforts, focusing on four key areas: 1) data governance; 2) data security; 3) cloud governance; and 4) technology innovation. This is an update of a previously published report; Forrester reviews and updates it periodically for continued relevance and accuracy. We revised this edition to factor in new attack and response trends.

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