Security

40 Questions You Should Have in Your Vendor Security Assessment

Provided by BitSight Technologies

Category Security

Type White Paper

Length 13

Publish Date November 10 2015

Date posted January 07 2016

Overview

There are thousands of questions you could ask your vendor about security. Can you determine which of them are the most important?

Security questionnaires and assessments are integral parts of comprehensive vendor risk management (VRM) programs. But if you’re just getting started in the creation of your vendor assessment, you probably want to know what the most vital, highlevel questions are and why you should be asking them. That’s why we’ve created this guide.

Within these pages, you’ll learn:
● Why you should consider including these 40 vendor security assessment
questions
● The industry standard security assessment methodologies you should review
● Why a security assessment alone may not be enough

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