Take proactive steps to identify and mitigate potential areas of weakness.
In today’s environment, many organizations are investing heavily in their cybersecurity programs but often forget to invest in ensuring their vendors are doing the same. By taking the necessary precautions and understanding your vendor’s cybersecurity posture, you can reduce the risk of your third parties becoming your weakest link.
Venminder’s team of certified experts will provide you with an overview of your vendor’s cybersecurity posture. Your vendor’s cybersecurity policy will have been requested and reviewed in order to verify your vendor has tested their security procedures and properly trained their employees.
Individual and overall vendor ratings and recommendations
Venminder will provide you with a individual and overall risk ratings informing you on recommended actionable next steps so that all your team needs to do is review the assessment and take action to make sure the vendor mitigates any concerns and issues.
Team of experts
Our reports are delivered by a certified professional (CISSPs), holding even more weight to auditors.
Results that you can trust and understand
Have questions about the assessment? Our team of professionals will be standing by ready to answer any questions that you need clarification on at your convenience.
What It Includes
- Individual and overall risk ratings to see both high-level and detailed views
- We focus on four main areas of your vendor including:
- Security Testing - Penetration Testing Practices and Results
- Sensitive Data Security
- Employee, Contractor and Vendor Management
- Incident Detection and Response (and Cybersecurity Insurance Coverage)
Why It's Important
By failing to properly manage your vendor cybersecurity risk, you increase the likelihood of being breached and the regulatory, reputational and financial consequences that come with it, such as hefty fines, reputation loss, lawsuits, loss of customer confidence, loss of customers and more.
Download a Sample
Point-in-Time Cybersecurity Assessment Sample
Cybersecurity is a huge topic. You have the responsibility to prevent, detect and respond but you also must ensure your vendors are doing the same. Download our sample Point-In-Time Cybersecurity Assessment and feel free to use it as a guide for doing your own assessments or contact us if outsourcing this type of work is right for you.