Information security and cyber-crime issues are being fuelled by increasingly sophisticated technologies along with trends in mobility usage, social media, and rapidly expanding connectivity - all in the hands of more organised online criminal networks.
In Australia, the growing list of companies suffering breaches demonstrates just how vulnerable organisations really are through:
Without the right security strategy, these breaches can lead to:
At Deloitte, our security, privacy and risk management services are recognised as world leading, helping organisations address pressing and pervasive strategic information and technology risks.
Our industry-tailored solutions use demonstrated methodologies and tools in a consistent manner, with the goal of enabling ongoing, secure, and reliable operations across the enterprise.
We work to quantify data leakage risks to protect sensitive information and ensure compliance with complex and diverse personal information international laws and regulations. Our services can also deliver a ‘step change’ in the way information security is managed through alignment and improvement in structure, governance and approach allowing organisations to achieve operational excellence aligned to their strategy, vision and risk appetite.
We help our clients manage the risks from significant spikes in access points and digital user identities in a global environment through access certification, access management and federation, entitlements management, role management, strategy, strong authentication and user provisioning.
Consumer business organisations are the "front lines" when it comes to customer information because of the volume of personal and financial data with which they are entrusted.
It is more important than ever that information security is sophisticated and cutting edge because of the very characteristics of the threats that face these organisations and their customers.
Across Banking and securities, Insurance and Wealth management; information security is a top priority through increasing business demands and evolving regulatory frameworks. A key concern in Financial Services is striking the balance between the cost of information security initiatives and the cost of perceived risks.
Governments everywhere need to address security to mitigate the threat of disruption to government operations and commerce and to enable sustainable economic growth.
Private data, intellectual property, cyber infrastructure, and even military and national security can all be compromised by deliberate attacks, inadvertent security lapses, and the vulnerabilities of a relatively immature, unregulated global Internet.
The Technology, media and telecommunications industries are going through unprecedented disruptions and changes as a result of the "5-post-digital forces" of data, cloud, mobility, social and cyber.
Information security is now fundamental to strategic business opportunities to improve productivity and growth, and is no longer just a compliance issue.