Address evolving regulatory requirements and help protect your business

Bad news: The average total cost to US companies for a single data breach is $4 million, according to the latest Ponemon Institute report.

Good news: Security Strategy and Planning from IBM® helps you define a strategy and develop an IT security plan designed to better manage risk. Data breaches aren’t going away, but using correlation and analytics tools, IBM security intelligence can reduce the number of security events, attacks and incidents.

Our services provide

Development of a roadmap

to help close identified gaps and help reduce risk

Communication of the security strategy and roadmap

to business executives and other stakeholders

Definition of roles and responsibilities

needed to develop a more robust security solution

Measurement of your security posture

and progress toward security goals

Our solution helps


how your security program meets business risk mitigation objectives


security investments to achieve greater benefits from your security budget


a strategy to align your security program to business requirements


how your security capabilities align to facilitate risk and regulatory compliance management

Understand the issues

2018 IBM X-Force Threat Index

Get a better understanding of the current threat landscape.

2018 Cost of a Data Breach Study

How do you deal with a data breach? Assess. Respond. Prevent.

Understand the options

Building a Security Operations Center

Learn how to optimize your security intelligence to better safeguard your business from threats

Security incident response plan that actually works

Top 10 mistakes security organizations make with their computer security incident response plans

IBM Redbooks publication identifies business drivers

Using the IBM Security Framework and IBM Security Blueprint to realize business-driven security

Mobile security is more than protecting the device

What can you do differently to guard against threats from rapidly evolving mobile malware?