One estimate from RADAR, Inc. indicated that approximately 12 percent of breaches of the sample set of 10,000 incidents from the past year were caused by third parties. IAPP, Surprising stats on third-party vendor risk and breach likelihood, available at iapp.org . A survey of enterprise-level organizations by Soha Systems
indicated that third parties accounted for approximately 63 percent of data incidents. Soha Systems
, Third Party Access Is a Major Source of Data Breaches, Yet Not an IT Priority, available at go.soha.io .