Assurit’s Third-Party Security services help you better understand your growing risks as your enterprise scales and becomes more complex.
Understand the Ecosystem
Assurit’s third-party security service explores every angle of the third-party equation by helping organizations identify weaknesses and interconnected risks to give management and stakeholders confidence in their enterprise’s ecosystem.
Ensure Risks are within Tolerable Limits
Third-parties that handle your data must do so securely and be aligned with your security policies such that the risk presented to the organization by using their services is within tolerable limits.
Knowing your business partners and vendors is critical in maintaining the trust and confidence of your stakeholders and keeping operational risk within the organization’s tolerance limits.
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Assurit Third-Party Security Management Services
Our Third-Party Security Management engagements include:
Third-Party Selection Criteria
Successful third-party relationship management requires an understanding of who you do business with and setting clear, upfront expectations in regards to their security posture. We will work with your organization to develop a sourcing model that drives the right relationships for your organization.
Assessments and Risk Rating
Not all third-parties are the same. You must evaluate them based on your specific use of their systems and information and the data types being exchanged. As part of our engagement, we will develop of an assessment methodology and a risk-rating for third-parties based on criteria that is applicable to your unique organization.
We will assess the compliance of third parties on behalf of your organization based on pre-established security requirements identified within contractual documentation. We will develop objective reports that expresses an opinion about the third-party control environment on which stakeholders and auditors can rely.
Scorecards and Metrics
We will implement scorecards and metrics to monitor and convey the third-party risk profile and areas of vulnerability on a continuous basis as required for your regulatory compliance requirements. This will provide a centralized location for audits and assessments when your interconnections are being evaluated.