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Provide Visibility into Multiple Risk Areas to Drive Improvements in Third Parties’ Practices

Published: 17 July 2016

ID: G00339765

Analyst(s): Information Risk Research Team


Information Security recognizes that third-party-related events outside its immediate purview still affect the information security risk a third party presents to the organization. Through cross-functional collaboration, Security uses multiple third-party risk areas and the backing of other functions within the organization to strengthen its requests for remediation of third parties’ problematic security practices.

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