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UpGuard Vendor Risk

Learn how to use UpGuard Vendor Risk with tutorials, onboarding tips, and team use cases

Lisa Baldacchino avatarCaitlin Postal avatarAbi Tyas Tunggal avatar
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Inviting a vendor to access their full security profile in UpGuardLearn how to provide your vendors with full security profile access in UpGuard
How to generate a vendor risk assessment summary reportLearn how to generate a risk assessment summary report to get an overview of your risk assessment status and activity across your vendors
What is the Additional Evidence section?Learn about the additional evidence section which allows you to capture and review documents links to help you assess your vendors
How to complete a risk assessmentLearn how to complete a risk assessment in UpGuard vendor risk.
How to manage and classify your vendors using Tiers, Portfolios, Labels and Custom Attributes
Using the Risk Assessment framework in UpGuardBenefits of using the risk assessment framework in UpGuard and the recommended approach
How to use Public Risk Waivers in Vendor RiskLearn how to use public risk waivers provided by an organisation to save time chasing vendors for compensating control information
How to set up notifications for Shared Profile changesCreate custom notifications to alert you when a vendor you monitor creates or updates their Shared Profile.
How to use custom vendor attributesLearn how to use custom attributes to make it easier to manage your vendors in the UpGuard platform
What is UpGuard Vendor Risk?UpGuard Vendor Risk allows you to monitor the security posture of your vendors, and work with them to remediate cyber-related risks.
How to use vendor relationship questionnaires in UpGuardLearn about what a vendor relationship questionnaire is, what it's used for and how to use it in the UpGuard platform.
How to use Trust and Security pages in UpGuardLearn How to use Trust and Security pages in UpGuard as part of your vendor risk assessments
Importing Vendors, Tiers, Labels, Portfolios and Custom Attributes in UpGuardLearn how to import a list of vendors with associated labels, tiers, portfolios and attributes to improve your third party risk processes.
What is Compliance Reporting within UpGuard Vendor Risk?Learn how to enter Compliance Report view to assess a vendor against an approved security framework.
How to respond to requests for documentationLearn about adding documentation to assist with third party risk assessments
How to adjust the severity of a vendor riskLearn how to adjust the severity of risks based on compensating control or other information provided by the vendor

How to tier your vendors in UpGuardLearn about how to tier your vendors in UpGuard, what tiering is used for and what you can do with them once they are tiered
How to export a vendor comparison reportLearn how to vendor the results of UpGuard's vendor comparison tool.
How to compare vendorsLearn how to use UpGuard vendor comparison tool to compare the security posture of up to four vendors at once.
How to export a vendor's domainsLearn how to use UpGuard to export a list of your vendor's domains
What are Shared Assets?Learn about how UpGuard can help you share questionnaires, additional evidence, and risk assessments with related entities.
How to use portfolios to segment your vendorsLearn how to add vendors to portfolios and use these to create role-based access.
What is the Vendors section?Learn about what the Vendors section of UpGuard Vendor Risk contains and how you can use it to reduce third and fourth-party risk.
How to Use Vendor Risk WaiversLearn how to waive risks identified through the UpGuard platform.
How to label a vendor's IP addresses and rangesLearn how to label a vendor's IP-based assets in UpGuard
What are Vendor Risk Waivers?Learn about how UpGuard can help you waive risks identified through automated scanning, questionnaires, and more.
How to label a vendor's domainsLearn how to label a vendor's domains in UpGuard
How to view the changes in a vendor’s attack surface over timeLearn how you can use UpGuard to track and monitor for changes in your vendors' attack surfaces
How to filter your vendorsLearn how to filter your monitored vendors in UpGuard
How to create or upload a documentLearn how to create or upload a document and associate with one of your monitored vendors in UpGuard
What is included in a vendor’s vulnerabilities?Learn about how UpGuard uncovers vendor vulnerabilities, CVSS, CVE IDs, and more.
How to export a vendor’s IP addresses or IP rangesLearn how you can use UpGuard to export a list of your vendor's IP addresses
How to generate a Vendor risk reportLearn how to generate a vendor report that can be shared with colleagues, board members, or employees of a vendor.
How to filter a vendor’s IP addresses and IP rangesLearn how UpGuard's filters can help you monitor and assess your vendors' IP-based assets with filtering
What details can UpGuard Vendor Risk provide about a vendor?Learn about how UpGuard Vendor Risk can help you scale your third-party risk management and vendor risk management teams.
How to monitor a vendor's IP addresses and IP rangesLearn how UpGuard can help you monitor and assess the security posture of your vendor's IP-based assets
How to add a new vendorMonitor and remove vendors, access detailed information about your monitored vendors, and keep track of vendor assessments.
How to remove a vendorWhen your relationship with a vendor changes, you can stop monitoring them. Follow this guide to remove a vendor.
What is the difference between an Instant Report and a monitored vendor?Learn about the key differences between an instant report and a monitored vendor on UpGuard Vendor Risk.
How to capture additional evidenceLearn how to use additional evidence in the UpGuard platform.
How to use automation to apply tiers, labels, portfolios and custom attributes to your vendorsLearn how automation can save you time and improve the consistency of your vendor classification processes.