Third-Party Security Knowledge Base

Commercial Off the Shelf Software Commercial off the shelf software (COTS) refers to any software pre-built by a third-party vendor and purchased or licensed for use by an enterprise. Learn More

Software of Unknown Pedigree is a term used where software/hardware/firmware governs a system that if breached could have explicit implications on consumer safety. Learn More

What is Third-Party Software Security Third-party also known as supply chain, vendor supplied or outsourced software is any program or application that is not written exclusively by employees belonging to the company for which that software was created. Read More