SIG Lite Questionnaire

Leverage the SIG Lite Questionnaire to better understand, assess and mitigate the risks associated with your vendors.


More than 100,000 SIGs are exchanged yearly


SIG Lite contains 126 risk control questions

Combine the Shared Assessments’ Standardized Information Gathering (SIG) Lite Questionnaire with UpGuard’s robust security ratings and risk assessment workflow to streamline your processes, make informed decisions, and build more robust business relationships.

SIG Lite Explained

What is the SIG Lite Questionnaire?

Maintain compliance and show due diligence in vendor assessments by using the SIG Lite Questionnaire.
  • Designed to help organizations standardize the assessment of third-party vendors
  • Covers a range of IT security and risk management topics, including data privacy, network security and vulnerability management
  • Aligned with other security standards, frameworks and industry-specific regulations such as NIST, ISO, and GDPR

Have a comprehensive understanding of your vendors

Know your third parties and perform vendor risk assessments.
  • Gain instant insights into your vendors’ security measures and potential vulnerabilities
  • Automatically detect risks and understand your vendors with security ratings that reflect the responses in UpGuard’s risk-mapped SIG Lite Questionnaire
  • Implement accurate vendor risk assessments with the option of a standard or customized SIG Lite questionnaire

Simplify risk information collection

Streamline data collection and vendor risk assessments.
  • Simplify risk information gathering and vendor assessment, for enhanced efficiency and greater accuracy
  • Save time and resources with UpGuard’s pre-built SIG Lite Questionnaire instead of creating your own
  • Automate the process of collecting and analyzing responses with the SIG Lite questionnaire


Ensure consistency in vendor data collection and risk assessments


Automate the collection and analysis of vendor responses


Evaluate the security controls and risk posture of vendors


Ensure adherence to frameworks and regulations