COVID-19 , Governance & Risk Management , Identity Governance & Administration

What SolarWinds Can Teach Us About Third-Party Risk

Lessons Learned and Best Practice Tips From a CISO Perspective

SolarWinds was a stark reminder that our ecosystems and risks are intertwined. As the world continues to adopt to digital transformation, our reliance on third parties like cloud providers and other vendors is only increasing. And when one of our vendors is exposed or vulnerable, so are we. The only way to address this risk is by working together as a community, and that requires standardized approaches, data and sharing initiatives.

Join this session to discuss a few tips on how you can start working with your vendors and other organizations today to reduce risk.

Listen to learn:

  • SolarWinds - attack breakdown - focus on impact to their customers;
  • Overall state of third party risk;
  • What can - or should - we be doing as an organization.

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