Vendors are at the heart of many companies’ processes and activities, and their numbers are increasing. But the process of onboarding vendors has become complicated because of concerns about cybersecurity.
In recent years, many companies have experienced a significant data breach through a third party. To prevent such incidents, security professionals demand that vendors demonstrate and maintain a strong cyber posture.
Yet rapid vendor due diligence can be challenging. This guide explains how it can be done, including:
- Determining criticality of vendors
- Analyzing the vendor attack surface
- Creating customized questionnaires