Understanding and Analyzing Vendor SOC Reports

Presenter: Desiree Ericksen

understanding vendor soc reportsCollecting, analyzing and understanding your vendor’s SOC reports is crucial to ensure the vendor is a safe partner. It's expected that you have your third party’s actual SOC reports on file, as well as a qualified review of the audit reports acknowledging your understanding of strengths and weaknesses.

View this on-demand webinar where we cover valuable information on SOC reports and reviewing them that should help your third-party risk management program.

View now to learn:
  • The differences between vendor SOC reports
  • When to review them
  • Key components to look out for

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Webinar Presenter Desiree Ericksen
Desiree is a self-motivated industry leader with 14 years’ experience through nearly all financial institution operations, from teller to Vice President – IT/Security Officer. Now providing detailed analysis to organizations, she is able to apply years of direct subject matter knowledge, analyzing inherent risk of vendors and their subservice providers. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Information Systems and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Through her experience in regulatory, internal and external audits, she has first-hand experience in what challenges organizations are facing in third-party risk management.
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Type: On-Demand
Date: November 10, 2020
Presenter: Desiree Ericksen
Duration: 1 hour
Who should attend:
This intermediate level webinar is recommended for any vendor information security professional looking to go a little deeper in their understanding of SOC reports and analysis.

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Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Each Program Level: Basic
Prerequisites: None
Who Should Attend: CEOs, CFOs, Compliance, Risk, BOD, Vendor Management, CPAs 
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
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