How Should Businesses Handle Cybersecurity Risk Assessment? (SmartDataCollective)


2. Leverage Assessment Tools – You don’t have to brainstorm everything on your own. Depending on the solutions and systems you’re currently using, there are a number of assessment tools and tests on the market that allow businesses to understand what’s happening.

The Microsoft Security Assessment and Planning Toolkit is one example. Inside you’ll find “Solution Accelerators,” which are essentially scenario-based guides that help IT professionals contextualize risks and threats as they pertain to their present infrastructure. Leveraging assessment tools can help businesses find clarity in the midst of considerable chaos and fragmentation.