Vodafone Business Managed Security Services will be available in Spain at the end of the year.

All companies are vulnerable to cybercrime attacks, but small and medium-sized companies are against their budget limits. In order not to be left behind, Vodafone Business has announced an alliance with Accenture that will allow it to offer security services to different types of business.

«As a result of this strategic relationship, companies in Europe will have access to global security services in standardized and easy-to-deploy solutions, specifically designed for their needs by a trusted provider,» announce their managers, who are thinking of those Organizations that do not have the capacity, resources or time to keep up to date in this area.

Vodafone explains through the mouth of Vinod Kumar, CEO of Vodafone Business, that this initiative will allow us to «offer modular security solutions, offering access to technologies that until now were only available to companies with large budgets for YOU ”.

The Vodafone Business Managed Security Services will be available at the end of the year, initially in Spain and Italy. On the one hand, will provide cyber assessment services to small, medium and large companies, such as employee awareness and cyber resilience and vulnerability diagnoses, as well as others focused on risk assessment, testing and worker awareness about threats like phishing.

Accenture’s recent acquisition of the Symantec Cyber ​​Security Services business will be leveraged to provide security service management, such as monitoring, incident management and response .

Accenture and Vodafone promise a seamless experience and streamlined deployment to protect business. In addition, they will invest together in an innovation laboratory on security and intelligence for work environments, the cloud, the Internet of Things and SD-WAN, thus guaranteeing the protection of companies even when new threats arise.

“Cybercrime operates without borders and anonymously. Cybercriminals can come from anywhere, and by taking advantage of the COVID-19 situation, they represent a significant threat to companies of all sizes with costly consequences, «says Kelly Bissell, who heads Accenture Security globally.

«This strategic relationship brings together two world leaders and will give Vodafone customers access to the best talent and experience in cybersecurity at the global level,» says Bissell.