Gartner Report: What Are Practical Projects for Implementing Zero Trust?

The term “Zero Trust” is overused and often misunderstood.

Gartner says, "Security and risk management leaders must move beyond the hype and implement two key projects to reduce risk with least privileged access and adaptive security."

Some of the analyst firm's findings and recommendations:

  • Based on client inquiry, most organizations are in the strategy phase for Zero Trust
  • Most Zero Trust strategies kick off with networking-related initiatives
  • Start implementation with two specific segmentation-focused projects

Read more in the full Gartner report to inform your network security transformation.

Vendor marketing abuses the overloaded term 'Zero Trust' to imply improved security. Security and risk management leaders must move beyond the hype and implement two key projects to reduce risk with least privileged access and adaptive security.

Gartner, What Are Practical Projects for Implementing Zero Trust?, John Watts, Neil MacDonald, 17 March 2021.

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