Innovation needs security and security needs innovation

The IT landscape is shifting, as businesses innovate with new digital technologies, from mobile and cloud, to IoT and 5G. Without security and digital trust, innovation brings risk. And to keep up with change, security needs to change, too. A new breed of security — open, connected and simple — is paving the way for business transformation.

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Basic strategies to strengthen your security posture

While there is no magic shield to protect your organization, you can take well-established, effective measures to improve your security posture, block many threats outright, minimize others and make all attacks far more difficult for criminals to execute.

Improve decision-making in a security crisis

If your organization focuses on detection and prevention without paying enough attention to response and remediation, you can suffer serious consequences in the event of a breach. Responding “after the boom” requires a playbook, practice and leadership.

Break through complexity with outcome-driven security

The old way of doing security relied on new tools for every new type of threat. But that only added more complexity. It's time to rethink your approach with security solutions that drive business outcomes intelligently and simply. Learn more about solutions designed to help you stop threats, prove compliance, and grow your business.

Discover what's impacting CISOs

The latest insights and research on security trends and innovative solutions

Cybersecurity complexity

How is complexity impacting your security strategy?

Simplifying security to achieve better outcomes

More security solutions don’t equal better security


Achieving GDPR compliance: The spark that will light a fire of change

How you can turn GDPR into an opportunity for business transformation

Unleashing the transformational power of GDPR

Women in cybersecurity

Top IBM women leaders share cybersecurity trends

Closing the gender gap in cybersecurity

Empowering women in cybersecurity with voice, vision and innovation

Security + artificial intelligence

Forrester TEI: IBM QRadar Advisor with Watson

Artificial intelligence and security: Answers to FAQs

AI, machine learning and the road ahead

Security skills gaps

It’s not where you start — it’s how you finish

Addressing the cybersecurity skills gap with a new collar approach

Practical guidance for addressing the skills shortage

How to find the right people to fill the skills gap

Cost of a data breach

Highlights of the 2019 report

See what’s new in the 2019 Cost of a Data Breach Report, conducted by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by IBM Security.

Insights for mitigating costs

Dr. Larry Ponemon sheds light on key findings from the report and what security measures help mitigate costs.

Calculate the cost of a breach

Explore the complete report and cost calculator to see how data breach costs vary by country, industry, and IT and security factors.

Securing the C-suite

Perspectives from the boardroom and C-suite

Collaboration, confidence and cybersecurity: What executives care about

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