Third parties—including vendors, service providers, independent consultants, contractors, and partners—often need access to your network to conduct essential business and IT operations, but that access shouldn’t be as simple as “on” or “off”.  In order to conduct business safely, IT organizations must be in control of centralized vendor access pathways that allow them to enforce access control policies and record and monitor all third-party activity. 

This infographic outlines five steps you can take today to improve third-party vendor remote access security in the future.

To learn further about how to prevent security risks associated with third-party vendors, download the Vendor Vulnerability Index Report.