Tag Archives: service providers

Supply Chain Links

– Those of us who have an interest in supply-chain risk management closely follow news items that may have impacts on supply chains, such as the March 11, 2011 tsunami hitting Japan, the fall 2011 floods in Thailand, a fire and a labor dispute at Foxconn, a tornado in Wichita, Kansas, etc. Since…

Reviewing a SAS 70 report (and getting it right)

– Welcome to the second “The Risk Rack” column. What I would like to talk to you today about are SAS 70 assessments. Not the actual performance of the assessment but, the proper way to review a SAS 70 assessment to ensure your service provider has the appropriate controls in place to protect the…