Managing third-party risks: What role does security technology solutions play?

Managing third-party risks What role does security technology solutions play

For improved profitability, a competitive advantage, and lower enterprise expenditure, plenty of businesses work closely with external vendors. Third-party relationships, however, comprise several threats, including strategic, reputational, regulatory, information security, and financial risks. In this context, financial penalties and reputational damage as a result of non-compliance, supply chain disruptions, security breaches, and data theft involving third parties are driving companies … Read More

WEBINAR ANNOUNCEMENT: Enhancing your third-party risk management strategy

According to research conducted by Opinion Matters, companies in the UK seem to have the lowest visibility over supply chain vulnerabilities, compared to countries like the US, Mexico, Switzerland, and Singapore. In its results published last month, we now know that around 82% of organisations that took part in the survey from the UK experienced a cybersecurity breach originating from … Read More

What’s the difference? Cybersecurity vs Information Security

People are often confused by the difference between cybersecurity and information security. Information security focuses on protecting the information, which includes confidentiality, integrity, and availability (CIA) of the information. While cybersecurity focuses on securing things that are vulnerable within information and communications technology.  Confusion arises because there is some overlap between information security and cybersecurity. Most personal and business-related information … Read More