IBM Security developed a five-phase GDPR framework to help organizations achieve and maintain compliance with the upcoming privacy law.
The key to aligning security with business objectives is to make assets secure by design, which gives analysts sufficient visibility to respond to threats.
By analyzing attack patterns and making their environments secure by design, analysts can control devices remotely without impeding change management.
Secure by design requires IT teams to implement security functions into every phase of an application or platform's development.
Cyber security and privacy protection need to be built into the design of systems, not added as an afterthought, in order to properly protect them.