Third-party vendors can be a significant security risk if their access to IT systems are not managed and monitored correctly, according to Bomgar.

The new study explores the visibility, control, and management that organizations in the US and Europe have over external parties accessing their IT networks. It also uncovers the level of awareness organizations have over the potential risks – such as cyber-attacks and data breaches – that vendors accessing systems remotely can pose.Finally, the report looks at the policies and processes organizations have in place to protect themselves, and their third-party vendors, from these issues. Read more.