March 01, 2018

Third-Party Vendors Can Be a Weak Link

ABA Vendor Contracting Cybersecurity Checklist Focuses on the Procurement Process to Strengthen Security Protections

By Lucy L. Thomson

Organizations commonly outsource a variety of services to external vendors and business partners, both domestic and overseas. Security is only as strong as its weakest link. As data breaches continue to grow, a look behind the numbers reveals that many of the breaches originated from third-party vendors and business partners.

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