While this pandemic has caused a lot of angst and change in business, there are some lessons that can be learned from how we are trying to stop the spread of COVID-19. What we have learned is that the best way to stop the spread of this virus is through prevention methods—especially when you are interacting with other people.
Good third party cybersecurity risk management is similar—the goal is to prevent the spread of cyber attacks from other companies. So when you think about it, the prevention methods for COVID-19 can be a great metaphor for a cyber risk strategy.
Even though this pandemic has been horrific, there are lessons we can apply to our cyber risk strategy. Now the question is, how does my company’s third-party cybersecurity risk team do these things, especially with limited resources and shrinking budgets? The answer is that you need an automated approach, powered by a complete cyber risk management platform that offers all of these capabilities and more. FortifyData’s Cyber Risk Platform offers these features and is the only platform that provides:
These lessons are even more useful to maintain a healthy third-party cyber security with FortifyData’s cyber security platform. Some good should come from this pandemic, so maybe by using these pandemic prevention approaches you can save your business from a future cyber attack through a third party.
Contact us today to get a cybersecurity risk assessment of your company.