Security Risk Assessment of Your Vendors and Yourself

My telecom provider wants a VPN connection and server login to maintain our phone system and voicemail server. Great. I've outsourced this support to a qualified expert and I just need to ensure they have remote access. Life is good, or is it?

Expert Gary Landau looks at the risks associated with providing access to third-party vendors. Perhaps organizations operating from glass houses shouldn't throw stones.

Read part 1 of the full article on IT Security Planet.
Read part 2 of the full article on IT Security Planet.