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Unsafe Practices: Manually Consolidating Spreadsheets from Hundreds of Vendors

A recent report by the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) indicates the sorry state of cybersecurity for businesses. The report […]

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5 Ways Vendors Can Build Confidence with Their Clients

As a vendor, your clients are the lifeblood of your business, so it’s imperative that you keep them happy and […]

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Unsafe Practices: Using Locked Spreadsheets and Documents for Vendor Risk Assessment Questionnaires

As the process of vendor risk management evolves, companies look at ways to create, secure and send vendor risk assessment […]

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Respond to Vendor Questionnaires Faster and More Accurately: 4 Key Ways

You received ANOTHER vendor questionnaire from a customer, ugh. If it seems like you’re receiving more this year than last […]

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The Inaccuracies in Labeling and Scoring Vendor Risk: An Interview with Douglas Hubbard

According to Gartner, vendor risk management is: “…the process of ensuring that the use of service providers and IT suppliers […]

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Why Standardized Vendor Security Scoring Doesn’t Work

In business, we rank everything from our website’s placement on Google to our spot on the Fortune 500 list (if […]

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Security Questionnaires and the Sales Cycle: How to Shorten the Vendor Management Process Using Automation

The sales cycle has changed dramatically in recent years. Gone are the days of a simple handshake to close the […]

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Who Are Your Riskiest Vendors? 3 Areas of Risk Assessment

Third-party risk assessment is a black hole for most organizations. Some have no concrete list of vendors or even know […]

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Another Security Questionnaire???Easing the Vendor’s Burden of Third-Party Risk Assessments

As the number of vendor-related security breaches continues to rise, companies are scrambling to write and send out third-party risk […]

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Vendor Assessment Requirements for 23 NYCRR 500

The vendor security requirements for 23 NYCRR 500 Section 500.11 went into effect two years ago. Beginning March 1, 2019, […]

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Using Vendor Risk Assessments to Win Deals

Nobody likes completing vendor risk assessment surveys. And trust me, it is not what people in your IT organization want […]

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The Single Question Vendor Risk Assessment

If you had only one question to ask a vendor in order to assess their information security posture, what would […]

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Vendor Risk — It’s not Just for Cyber Security Anymore

This week we learned that Ford will be suspending production of its highest sales volume vehicle. A fire at a […]

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Preemptive Strike on Your Vendor Risk – A Case for Tech-enabled Vendor Risk Management

Nearly all organizations work with vendors or third-party service providers. Reliance on third-party providers is an essential component of the […]

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The Cost Of Third Party Vendor Risk

The threatscape from cyber attacks is increasing daily and not a day goes by when we don’t hear about data […]

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ProcessBolt Empowers Your Process

Wherever you and your team fit into the enterprise risk management process, ProcessBolt empowers your process and dramatically simplifies the process for client, vendor, and service provider.

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