Managing risk & cyber security with Cloud

Succeed in a world of being ‘always-on’. Deloitte are uniquely placed not only to provide technology expertise, but to help you identify and address privacy and data risks, cyber security and resilience concerns to enable (not prevent) innovation across your hybrid cloud services and platforms.


Cloud adoption is rapidly accelerating with spend estimated to reach $360 billion by 20221. Deloitte work with our large global client base to help adoption and unlock the benefits of cloud’s agility, pace and infinite compute power. We are uniquely placed not only to provide technology expertise, but can also deploy cross-capability teams to advise and implement risk management and cyber security. We can do this at scale, in fact, for the 5th consecutive year Deloitte were ranked #1 by revenues in Security Consulting2.

Our offerings:

  • Strategy and planning – Cyber risk security strategy and architecture:
    Cloud adoption is scaling, hybrid cloud will continue to remain the reality for a number of clients however many are also considering multi-cloud implementations to achieve greater savings, increased performance and better reliability. We support our clients in creating a company-wide strategy that integrates legacy environments as well as cloud services, creating a bespoke secure architecture suitable for the specific customer requirements and risks.
  • Monitoring and threat intelligence – Cyber risk – Cyber Intelligence Centre:
    Through 2020, 95% of cloud security failures will be the customer's fault3. Alongside providing our clients with insight and system visibility, based on log forwarding and direct cloud integration, we are able to use the Deloitte Cyber Threat Intelligence service to present a client with relevant threat information to raise awareness and drive targeted actions to minimise risk.
  • Penetration testing – Cyber risk – Cyber attack and response:
    We are able to assess our clients’ cloud environments using common or tailored attack methods and tools. Our Cyber risk framework can be used to understand maturity of each of the areas and where the testing should be targeted.
  • Building of secure architectures in the Cloud – Consulting – Cloud infrastructure services:
    We plan and create resilient and fully cloud based environments for our clients making extensive use of native cloud capabilities (PaaS, SaaS, IaaS) across the leading cloud providers such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform. We also address the data and third-party risks associated with utilising the Cloud as part of our architecture development activities.


Our points of view


1. Deloitte, 20 June 2017, Deloitte ranked #1 by Gartner in Security Consulting for the 5th consecutive year


1 Gartner, 16 January 2019, Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2016-2022, 4Q18 Update
2 Deloitte, 20 June 2017, Deloitte ranked #1 by Gartner in Security Consulting for the 5th consecutive year
3 Market Trends: Global Demand for Cloud-Based Security Is Growing Through 2020 (G00321941)

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