Why third-party risk is worth the reward

We’ve heard the fateful story of the Target hackers breaking into company systems using network credentials taken from its refrigeration and HVAC provider. In the worst-case-scenario story, a network security shortcoming was compromised from seemingly one of the unlikeliest of places. The major data breach served as a glaring example of third-party vulnerabilities and the risk they can introduce to an enterprise.

Read the source article at ciodive.com

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