What is Third-Party Risk Management?

In the increasingly interconnected and complex world of business technology, many organizations are grappling with the challenges related to insecure integrations and agreements. The rise of technology service models, managed service providers (MSPs) and SaaS apps introduce compliance and risk management issues almost faster than businesses can keep up.  Thus, a new discipline has evolved:… Read More

Why Consider Standards-Based Risk Management?

We’ve previously discussed the importance of risk management, and the challenges that come from approaching risk through large-scale frameworks. According to an abstract framework, many organizations aren’t necessarily equipped to mobilize far-ranging risk assessments.  Here, we’ll discuss a compromise to combine the best of both worlds: standards-based risk management.  

What Are the Problems with Risk Management? 

In our previous article, we discussed the concept of risk management–what it is and why it’s important.  However, risk management in cybersecurity isn’t new, and many organizations are working towards normalizing risk as an approach for comprehensive cybersecurity and compliance efforts.  While this move is a good one, we also find that many organizations will… Read More

What Is Risk?

Part 1: Risk and Security in Modern Systems “Risk “is a term gaining real traction in any industry where cybersecurity regulations impact businesses. Many frameworks and regulations are turning to risk management as a proactive and comprehensive approach to security management. This shift can mean big changes for enterprises that aren’t generally considering risk as… Read More