"Accenture" Posts

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 13 August 2021

Today’s MSSP, MDR & XDR news involves Accenture, Chess ICT, CyberArk, Lockbit Ransomware, Palo Alto Networks, Red Canary, SentinelOne & more.

Accenture LockBit Ransomware Cyberattack and Recovery Timeline

Accenture downplays LockBit ransomware attack. IT consulting firm & Top 250 MSSP says no system or customer impact. But third-party chatter raises questions.

Cybersecurity Hire: Accenture Federal Services Adds Former CISA Leader

Federal subsidiary of Top 250 MSSP Accenture hires former CISA & National Security Council leader Rick Driggers as critical infrastructure cyber lead.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 15 July 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves 1Password APIs, Accenture, Apiiro, Coalition Cyber Insurance, Darktrace, Egnyte, Exclusive Networks, GuidePoint Security, Hack The Box, HUMAN Security, Mailprotector, Mimecast, Salt Security & more.

Accenture Acquires MSSP, MDR Security Services Provider Sentor

Accenture acquires Sentor, a Swedish MSSP & cyber defense company that provides security testing & managed detection and response (MDR) services.

Accenture Invests In Cloud Data Security Startup Symmetry Systems

Accenture Ventures, part of the global IT consulting firm, invests in Symmetry Systems, a cloud data security software startup.

Accenture Wins DHS, CISA Cybersecurity Contract

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) awards $112M contract to Accenture Federal Services.

Accenture Invests in Cyber Intelligence Company Prevailion

Accenture Ventures, the venture capital arm of global IT consulting firm & MSSP Accenture, makes an investment in cyber intelligence company Prevailion.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 29 April 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Accenture, Castra, Exabeam, IBM Security, Kasten by Veeam, Neuvector, Openminded, OpenText, Ransomware Task Force (RTF), Sysdig, Webroot & more.

Accenture Acquiring MSSP, Cybersecurity Consultancy Openminded

Global IT consulting firm Accenture acquires Openminded, an MSSP & cybersecurity services consulting company. MSSP M&A activity remains strong.