Blog: Third Party Risk Management


ESG Risk In TPRM – Webinar Summary

by Vivian Nguyen | September 16, 2021 | Corporate Culture, Third Party Risk Management

As third party risk management programs are being tasked to assist their organizations' ESG (environmental, social, and governance) efforts with their most critical suppliers and vendors, TPRM teams have been left scratching their collective heads and asking “what does this mean to me?”  &nb ....

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Top 5 Emerging Third Party Risk Threats

by Sabine Zimmer | September 13, 2021 | Third Party Risk Management

Last week, Tom Garrubba, VP, Shared Assessments and Alastair Parr, SVP of Global Products & Delivery, Prevalent, presented the Top 5 Emerging Third Party Risk Threats. The pair offered an overview of: Effective remote assessment methodologies Proactive event management Supply chain re ....

Mergers and Acquisitions Risk

Mergers and Acquisitions Risk and Cyber Security Points

by Ron Bradley | August 12, 2021 | Third Party Risk Management

With the pandemic causing economic uncertainty, it has been a “head-scratchingly prolific year” for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) (and associated merger and acquisitions risks!). As organizations combine, what factors determine the success of a merger or acquisition?   Ensuring a ....

Types of Third Party Risk

Types of Third Party Risk and Lessons Learned: Beyond Textbook Definitions

by Linnea Solem | August 2, 2021 | Third Party Risk Management

I’ve worked in Third Party Risk for over twenty years. Over the years I learned first-hand the intersection of types of third party risk and business risk based on the business model and type of product or service that is outsourced. My experience as a technology service provider to regulated fina ....

Fleeceware Apps

Identify Fleeceware Apps and Avoid at all (Hidden) Costs

by Sabine Zimmer | June 9, 2021 | Third Party Risk Management

North Face or Patagonia - what’s your fleecewear preference?  You can’t go wrong with either  - they are both cozy. Fleeceware, on the other hand, is something to avoid snuggling up to at all (hidden) costs.   Sophos, the security firm that invented the term fleeceware and brought t ....


ESG in TPRM: Third Party Risk Management Goes Green

by Eric Krell | May 31, 2021 | Third Party Risk Management

There’s no “e” in third party risk management (TPRM), but that’s quickly changing thanks to new environmental regulations, rapidly growing clean-energy investments, changing societal norms and other factors that show no sign of waning. TPRM practitioners should take note, as this trend will ....

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