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Ponemon Institute is pleased to announce the release of Flipping the Economics of Attacks, sponsored by Palo Alto Networks. In this study, we look at the relationships between the time spent and compensation of today’s adversaries and how organizations can thwart attacks. As revealed in this research, while some attackers may be motivated by non-pecuniary reasons, such as those that are geopolitical or reputational, an average of 69 percent of respondents say they are in it for the money.


Data Risk in the Third-Party Ecosystem

May 19, 2016, 8:00 am

BuckleySandler LLP and Treliant Risk Advisors LLC sponsored Data Risk in the Third-Party Ecosystem study to understand the challenges companies face in protecting sensitive and confidential information shared with third parties. 

Many companies have both direct and indirect relationships from third parties, fourth parties to Nth1 parties that are important to fulfilling business functions or operations. The study reveals the difficulty companies have in mitigating, detecting and minimizing risks associated with third parties that have access to their sensitive or confidential information.

The complete report is available for download.

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