Evaluate security governance against business objectives

Your IT security risks grow in the face of disruptive business challenges, such as a skills shortage, breaches, data privacy, compliance or technology innovations like cloud, IoT or Quantum.

Risk management and compliance services from IBM help you evaluate your existing security governance — including payment card industry (PCI) security, identity and IT regulatory compliance needs and gaps — against your business challenges, requirements, and objectives. Our skilled security specialists can offer a wide range of capabilities, including security program development, regulatory and standards compliance, and security education and training.

Explore the pillars of security risk management

Assess IT security risk

We advise you on how to assess and quantify the IT security risks you face.

Reduce IT security risk

We work with you to develop and implement security strategies and roadmaps to reduce the risks that have been assessed.

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Manage IT security risk

We provide proactive insight and reporting the ongoing status of the assessed risks.

  • Managed security awareness
  • Governance risk and compliance-as-a-service programs
  • Cloud security posture management offerings

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