Predictions Report

Predictions 2024: Cybersecurity, Risk, And Privacy

October 31st, 2023
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Heath Mullins
With contributors:
Merritt Maxim , Stephanie Balaouras , Jeff Pollard , Hailey DiCicco , Christine Turley


Security, risk, and privacy leaders must balance the speed of innovation with governance and accountability beyond regulatory mandates amidst a backdrop of interconnected risks. In 2024, Zero Trust (ZT) will get dedicated resources; flaws in AI-generated code will be exploited; the handling of personally identifiable information (PII) will draw regulatory scrutiny; cyberinsurers will become more selective; and firms will recognize that we can’t train our way out of a breach. This report explores Forrester’s five predictions for cybersecurity, privacy, and risk in 2024.

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