Information Security at Accenture

Protecting information for Accenture, its clients and employees requires a laser-focused approach.

What we do

Through a rigorous and industrialized approach, Accenture’s Information Security team provides the technical architecture, governance, operational infrastructure, client data protection and behavioral change programs to keep all data and information—for which Accenture is responsible—secure. The team, its processes and programs are 100% dedicated to fostering an overall enterprise culture where security is a top priority.

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Technical architecture and security operations

Selects, deploys, and operates security technology for Accenture that monitors and mitigates vulnerabilities and threats.

Risk management

Provides Accenture with tools and processes to minimize risk, quickly and nimbly.

Behavioral change

Creates a security-first mindset among employees through immersive and relatable learning scenarios.

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Case studies

A changing world of cyber threats leads Accenture to evolve and mature its defenses to fortify the company’s security posture.

Accenture’s Information Security group implements an engineered process of security hygiene practices to enhance third-party security ratings.

Accenture maintains certification to ISO 27001:2013 standard and meets/exceeds benchmarks against leading industry controls and frameworks.

Accenture’s Information Security Client Data program equips client teams with a standardized approach and the security controls and tools necessary to keep data safe.

Accenture's Information Security Behavior Change Team cultivates a smarter security mindset among all employees through innovative learning.

Accenture innovates an automated solution to keep its fleet of employee laptops and devices safe, compliant and protected at speed and scale.

Accenture’s Information Security Advocate program promotes positive security behavior with interactive learning aligned with security risks.

Accenture’s Information Security tools and processes monitor and protect sensitive data, while respecting data privacy regulations around the world.

Accenture enhances its information security operations to secure cloud-based data.

How Accenture's Information Security team uses data-driven intelligence to avoid social engineering scams.

The size and scope of Accenture's businesses create a unique, complex infrastructure—access is a privilege.

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Hear from us

Take a deeper dive into information security trends and tactics. Join Accenture’s Chief Information Security Officer, Kris Burkhardt, for his InfoSec Beat podcast series as he and his Accenture colleagues discuss topics from the cloud to incident response.


Spotlight: InfoSec Beat podcast series

Awards and recognition

A closer look at the accolades that Information Security at Accenture has won.

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