Partnership overview

Cognizant, a premier global IT systems integrator with more than a decade of experience in security, helps Fortune 500 and Global 2000 enterprises all over the world mitigate risks and defend against today’s ever-changing threat landscape. As customers adopt new technologies like cloud computing, the hybrid data center, and the internet of things (IoT), we collaborate closely with Cognizant to help them address the unique security challenges presented by these trends.

The Cognizant Enterprise Risk and Security Solutions (ERSS) portfolio leverages our technology to integrate business context intelligence, threat data, and security insights. Together we bring combined expertise to strengthen all phases of the threat defense lifecycle, preparing enterprises to protect, detect, and correct threats more quickly and effectively and improve overall security posture.

Global systems integrator

By integrating our endpoint security and web protection solutions, Cognizant provides customers with comprehensive managed endpoint security services to protect against advanced targeted attacks. Cognizant also relies on McAfee data center security solutions, deployed in on-premises private clouds, Cognizant-managed cloud infrastructure environments, and in Cognizant-managed public cloud environments. McAfee Enterprise Security Manager delivers event monitoring and situational awareness across the diverse ecosystems that Cognizant manages.

Cognizant ERSS services include:

  • Governance, risk, and compliance: This service protects applications and infrastructures with static and dynamic data masking, encryption solutions, and data loss prevention. Our solutions protect data-at-rest, data-in-use, and data-in-motion on endpoints and across networks.
  • Integrated threat management: Cognizant leverages our SIEM platform to provide a consolidated view of the security landscape, comprehensive protection, and event monitoring across the network, supported by Cognizant’s global threat intelligence services. This managed security service empowers security teams with actionable insights and security analytics to support better decision-making and faster threat response.
  • Application security services: A variety of tools and services—from code reviews and assessments to integrated governance, risk, and compliance solutions—help reduce the likelihood of a security breach.
  • Identity and access management service: This managed service simplifies user roles and management of periodic certifications through lifecycle management of identities, access governance, federation, and single sign-on software.

About Cognizant Technology Solutions

Cognizant is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services and is dedicated to helping the world’s leading companies build stronger businesses. Cognizant combines a passion for client satisfaction, technology innovation, deep industry and business process expertise, and a global, collaborative workforce that embodies the future of work.

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