SecurityStudio

SecurityStudio


5 / 5
7 reviews

Who Uses This Software?

Any company with 50 or more vendors looking to understand their risk.


Average Ratings

7 Reviews

  • 5 / 5
    Overall

  • 5 / 5
    Ease of Use

  • 5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Starting Price
    Not provided by vendor
  • Free Version
    Yes
  • Free Demo
    Yes
  • Deployment
    Cloud, SaaS, Web
  • Training
    Documentation
    Webinars
    Live Online
    In Person
  • Support
    Online
    Business Hours

Vendor Details

  • SecurityStudio
  • vendefense.com/
  • Founded 2008
  • United States

About SecurityStudio

Solutions to secure information for your organization, your employees, your vendors and yourself. Modern products for risk, compliance and security leaders to better protect critical information.


SecurityStudio Features

  • AI / Machine Learning
  • Behavioral Analytics
  • Endpoint Management
  • Incident Management
  • IOC Verification
  • Tokenization
  • Vulnerability Scanning
  • Whitelisting / Blacklisting
  • Audit Management
  • Compliance Management
  • Dashboard
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Incident Management
  • IT Risk Management
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Risk Assessment
  • Safety Management
  • Vendor Management
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Auditing
  • Business Process Control
  • Compliance Management
  • Corrective Actions (CAPA)
  • Exceptions Management
  • Internal Controls Management
  • IT Risk Management
  • Legal Risk Management
  • Mobile Access
  • Operational Risk Management
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Reputational Risk Management
  • Response Management
  • Risk Assessment
  • Audit Trail
  • Performance Metrics
  • Self Service Portal
  • Sourcing Management
  • Transaction History
  • Vendor Master Data Management

SecurityStudio Reviews Recently Reviewed!


Helpful Tool for Managing Vendor Security

Mar 13, 2019
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The customer service has been amazing! Whenever I have a question or issue they are quick to respond. They also are very open to suggestions for changes and responsive to things that aren't working.

This tool helps our dispersed team come together in one tool to manage our vendors. Having the tool manage the status of each vendor and the workflow has been a huge time saver. The tool is straight forward and very easy to use.

Cons: There are still a few workflow items when working within the tool I would like to see changed. When working with the list of vendors that have classifications to be reviewed, after each vendor it returns to the list of vendors instead of the list of classifications. Or after approving the classification if it would just continue to the next vendor, that would be a huge time saver.

There also could be a few more definitions of terminology right in the tool instead of having to go to the Help area to know the definition of Confidential and Physical/Logical Access, etc.

Overall: Two years ago, we were a small software company in one location with 25 employees. Now we are a company with 3 divisions in 4 locations with remote employees in 12 states. VENDEFENSE is helping us review all our vendors and make sure they are protecting our data and our client's data in a secure and proper manner.

Prior to VENDEFENSE we were not vetting our vendors security practices at all. Now we have a tool that lets them know that we care about security and also gives them guidelines on how they should be handling security as well.

Vendefense

Mar 19, 2019
4/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

4 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Vendefense provides an easy to use interface. The dashboard is well laid out. You can easily review the status of your vendors and where they are in their risk assessment. The risk assessment questions vary by the vendors rated impact. A medium impact vendor will not receive as detailed questionnaire as a high impact vendor. Risk Assessment questions are well worded with helpful pop-ups for additional clarification of the question.

Cons: There have been a couple outages of the application, though the vendor has been quick to respond and provide remediation. It would be nice to have access to the email notification templates for customization.

Overall: Many of our vendors have remote access to provide support of their systems. As a healthcare organization, we wanted to ensure our vendors are addressing security in their organization. We needed a solution for assessing the security posture of our vendors. VENDEFENSE provides a streamlined workflow for engaging vendors. It's easy to use interface minimizes time spent managing assessments. VENDEFENSE produces detailed useful reports. With VENDEFENSE, we are able to identify gaps in vendor security and better protect our network.

VENDEFENSEĀ® constantly exceeds my expectations

Mar 11, 2019
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: As an almost "hands-free" solution for conducting vendor security evaluations, VENDEFENSEĀ® provides a very efficient classification process, automated notifications and reminders, and expert risk assessments. The comprehensive and professional-quality security assessment reports and recommended action plans are of invaluable help. The VENDEFENSEĀ® support team is very knowledgeable, quick to answer my inquiries or requests for assistance, and eager to share with me all the new or improved functionality of the customer web portal interface.

Cons: I have yet to run into something worth mentioning. My experience with using VENDEFENSEĀ® has been a very positive one.

Overall: VENDEFENSEĀ® is a great tool in organizing all our vendor-related risk management information. The automation drastically reduces the effort and time otherwise required by manual operations and communications, while the dashboard provides an overall insight into the security posture of our vendors and the potential impact of their security practices on our business.

Easy to Use and Powerful Vendor Risk Management Tool

May 24, 2019
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support
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Pros: I really appreciate that VENDEFENSE gave me the tools to be successful with a more robust vendor risk management program without needing more specialized knowledge of this topic. Once we uploaded our vendors and answered some basic demographic questions on each one, the tool took over and now we're benefiting from an even stronger information security program. They also have great customer support to help with any questions that arise along the way.

Cons: I'm satisfied with the product so far. There's nothing I dislike.

Overall: Start with one vendor or a small test group when first putting vendors into the tool. Relationship owners and vendor contacts will naturally have questions and so you'll learn from each vendor experience and be able to apply that learning to subsequent entries.

Game Changing Vendor Managment Tool!

Dec 12, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: Vendefense has drastically improved the efficiency and accuracy of our vendor management program, and provides an valuable risk rating (FISASCORE) that makes managing vendor risk easier than ever.

Cons: There are few if any flaws in the system. Even non-technical business unit managers are able to quickly get up and running with the system.

Overall: Using Vendefense has saved us countless hours of manually evaluating and tracking vendor IS programs to determine risk.

Vendor management ease at it's best!

Mar 08, 2019
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: It is very easy and intuitive to use. Very minimal training is required. Vendors like it as well.

Cons: Cannot re-brand as our own which prevents some external vendors from realizing it is actually our portal. Cannot bulk import question answers from a spreadsheet. Could use a comments section for added context on some questions.

Overall: Support is extremely knowledgeable and responsive. Vendefense is very open to feature requests and easy to work with. Very happy with the product!

My professional review

Dec 11, 2018
5/5
Overall

5 / 5
Ease of Use

5 / 5
Features & Functionality

5 / 5
Customer Support

5 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: I liked most the accessibility of the portal and the versatility of its features.

Cons: I have no critiques for this software at this time.

Overall: Very positive.