A number of the data breaches involving United States retailers have involved the same infiltration tactics by hackers: the exploitation of third-party contractors. As multinational companies develop longer supply chains in an effort to better leverage the global economy and improve margins, these chains are offering more opportunities for cyber-attacks. With cyber-defence budgets often prioritising company headquarters, organisations are inadvertently driving attacks towards the most vulnerable parts of their chain.
This webinar examines supply-chain due diligence and provide compliance officers with suggestions on remediation steps and prevention controls. In particular, speakers, Jennifer Weedon (Manager, threat intelligence, FireEye) and James Walker (Senior Ethics & Compliance Counsel, Tesco) cover the following best practice tips:
- Know your third parties
- Know their business
- Know their risk
- Know their access
- Know your anti-bribery and anti-corruption obligations
- Learn from the latest data breaches