What kind of programs do organizations have in place to manage vendor risk? A primary source of weakness is your company's community of vendors and other "trusted" partners that often have privileged access to your data, systems, and networks. If a vendor's own security practices are inadequate, or if its employees are negligent or ill-intentioned, your company's sensitive data can be placed at significant risk.
Vendor risk management requires automated and continuous security assessments and benchmarking based on objective data.
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- Why vendor risk management is becoming a standard business practice
- The challenges organizations face in building formalized vendor risk programs
- How to move beyond "point-in-time" tools and begin continuously monitoring your vendors.