Five Ways to Sell Management on Security

Email     |     Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Next Five Ways to Sell Management on Security-5 Next

Extracting data from your system logs allows you to compile metrics on your performance, process, and trends, which will shine a light on issues that might have been overlooked. Use this data to show meaningful results to upper management on how the security program is evolving and how it is improving the business. This takes the guess work out of explaining the results of your program and gives more credibility into what you're presenting to management.

As you know, security is often seen as a tradeoff with business agility. But it doesn't have to be. When practiced correctly, information security shouldn't slow down the business, but actually complement it and even improve agility. This slideshow features five tips, identified by AlgoSec, on how to make sure management buys into your information security program.

 

Related Topics : Unisys, Stimulus Package, Security Breaches, Symantec, Electronic Surveillance

 
More Slideshows

IT security skills 7 Top Skills for Security Pros

Executives at several top tech firms outline the skills they need now and in the near future, including IaaS and IoT security expertise. Other skills listed may surprise you. ...  More >>

IT security careers The Most In-Demand Security Jobs and How to Get Them

Security professionals are in demand right now, and entry-level security jobs generally fall into either an engineer or analyst role. Find out more about required skills and career paths. ...  More >>

142x105itbeusasecurity2.jpg 9 Predictions for Cybersecurity’s Role in Government and Politics in 2017

Experts predict how cybersecurity will affect and involve our government, policies and politics in 2017. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.