Gartner Research

Survey Analysis: Assessment Practices for Cloud, SaaS and Partner Risks, 2013

Published: 22 October 2013

ID: G00255684

Analyst(s): Jay Heiser

Summary

Survey results demonstrate increasing consistency on the practices undertaken for external party risk assessments. This research provides security managers and service buyers with important information on how other organizations are evaluating third-party security risks.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Is an External Party Risk Assessment Process in Place?
  • External Party Risk Assessment Mechanisms Used
  • Form of Third-Party Assessment
  • Methodology

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