An average company’s network is accessed by 89 different vendors every week. As per the new research by Bomgar on Vendor Vulnerability report, there are more than 600 IT decision makers of medium to large enterprises but only a third knew the exact number of vendors accessing their systems.

Matt Dircks, CEO at Bomgar, which sponsored the research stated that the number of partners, vendors, contractors and temporary workers who require access is only increasing.

Three quarters of those polled stated the number of third-party vendors used by their organization has increased in the last two years, and 71 per cent believe the numbers will continue to increase in the next two years. Read more.