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Third-Party Vendors Come with Significant Risk

July 17, 2019 | Managed Healthcare Executive

While many in the healthcare industry have seen the benefits of outsourcing tasks to third-party vendors, a new study cautions that those benefits could come with significant risks.

Cybersecurity incidents cost businesses $45B last year

July 9, 2019 | TechRepublic

Along with ransomware’s resurgence in financial impact and the rise of cryptojacking, attacks via third parties also became more prevalent in 2018, OTA found. The most notable such attack was Magecart, which infected the payment forms on more than 6,400 e-commerce sites worldwide.

Effective CISOs That (Happily) Stay Longer

July 1, 2019 | Techapeek

No doubt, all security leaders want to be successful and improve cyberdefenses, no matter how long they stay. But too many quick job changes can become a serious problem on resumes and personal reputations.

Are you auditing your suppliers’ security?

June 23, 2019 | SeaCoastOnline.com

If you have any business partners and vendors connected to your internal IT network, you should audit those individuals and entities to ensure they are using appropriate and sufficient IT security solutions. You may have adequate protections in place for your employees and organization, but don’t forget to be sure that your partners do as well.

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