Accenture Named a Leader in European Cybersecurity Consulting Providers Report by Independent Research Firm

NEW YORK; Dec. 3, 2019 – Accenture Security has been named as a Leader in the latest Forrester Research report on European cybersecurity consulting providers. The report titled, “The Forrester Wave™: European Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q4 2019” states that “Accenture is a good fit for chief information security officers who want to transform their security programs quickly and need both deep technical and strategy expertise.”
December 03, 2019

Accenture Expands Cybersecurity Capabilities with Network of “Cyber Ranges” to Help Industrial Companies Simulate and Respond to Cyberattacks

NEW YORK; Nov. 7, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has expanded its cybersecurity capabilities with the opening of three “cyber ranges” to help industrial companies — including those in the oil and gas, chemicals, utilities and manufacturing industries — practice their response to cyberattacks across their most critical assets.
November 07, 2019

AXA XL and Accenture Partner to Provide Cybersecurity Services to AXA XL Clients

LONDON and NEW YORK; Sept. 25, 2019 – AXA XL and Accenture (NYSE: ACN) are partnering to offer global cybersecurity services to AXA XL’s underwriters, brokers and clients to strengthen their cyber capabilities to combat and recover from cyberattacks.
September 25, 2019

Accenture Report Reveals New Cybercrime Operating Model Among High-Profile Threat Groups

ARLINGTON, Va.; Aug. 14, 2019 – Cybercrime campaigns and high-profile advanced persistent threat groups are shifting how they target victims and focusing more on intricate relationships with “secure syndicate” partnerships to disguise activity, according to the latest 2019 Cyber Threatscape Report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
August 14, 2019

Cost of Cybercrime Continues to Rise for Financial Services Firms, According to Report from Accenture and Ponemon Institute

NEW YORK; July 16, 2019 – The cost to address and contain cyberattacks is greater for financial services firms than for companies in any other industry and the containment costs continue to inch upwards, according to a report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Ponemon Institute. 
July 16, 2019

Accenture Acquires Deja vu Security, Seattle-Based ‘Security of Things’ Company

ARLINGTON, Va.; June 17, 2019 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is announcing the acquisition of Deja vu Security, a privately held company that specializes in security design and testing of enterprise software platforms and internet of things (IoT) technologies.
June 17, 2019

Accenture Security Introduces Identity Management Capability Powered by Artificial Intelligence to Transform the Way User Access Privileges Are Managed, Monitored and Controlled

NEW YORK; March 7, 2019 – With the growing volume of access rights to administer across thousands of employees and applications, many large organizations are struggling to manage and secure the fluid nature of user privileges. In response, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has introduced a next-generation digital identity and access management (IAM) capability to help organizations reduce the risk and costs associated with the over-provisioning of accounts tied to a user's identity.
March 07, 2019

Malware and Malicious Insiders Accounted for One-Third of All Cybercrime Costs Last Year, According to Report from Accenture and Ponemon Institute

NEW YORK; March 6, 2019 – The cost to companies from malware and “malicious insider”-related cyberattacks jumped 12 percent in 2018 and accounted for one-third of all cyberattack costs, according to new research published today by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and the Ponemon Institute.
March 06, 2019

Cybercrime Could Cost Companies US$5.2 Trillion Over Next Five Years, According to New Research from Accenture

NEW YORK; Jan. 17, 2019 – Companies globally could incur US$5.2 trillion in additional costs and lost revenue over the next five years due to cyberattacks, as dependency on complex internet-enabled business models outpaces the ability to introduce adequate safeguards that protect critical assets, according to a new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN).
January 17, 2019

Accenture Security to Invest $500,000 in Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity Degree Program

ATLANTA; Dec. 18, 2018 – To help meet the growing demand for highly skilled cybersecurity professionals, Accenture (NYSE: ACN) will become the first corporate donor to invest $500,000 over the next twelve months in the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity (OMS Cybersecurity) degree program.
December 18, 2018