Partners

True to its philosophy of providing our customers with the best consulting service, Ackcent systematically attends the main international fairs in the sector to identify the latest trends. In addition, Ackcent has an internal security laboratory – AckLab – where we continuously evaluate new products in order get to know and evaluate existing products existing on the market.

Due to the multitude of products on offer, their degree of specialization and the speed with which new technologies appear, the correct selection of suppliers ends up becoming a non-trivial task.

The partners that Ackcent works with to provide the best security solutions are:

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Cylance

Cylance is revolutionising cybersecurity with solutions based on Artificial Intelligence (AI) able to predict and prevent the execution of advanced threats and malware at the endpoint.

Cylance detects and blocks malware before it can affect the device , applying a mathematical approach to malware identification based on automated machine learning techniques rather than reactive signatures, heuristic systems or sandboxing, achieving an efficiency greater than 99%, which is far superior to that of classical antivirus solutions.

It also analyzes possible malware executions in the operating system (OS), memory zones and malicious scripts to prevent malicious attacks.

Akcent is a Cylance platinum partner, being a pioneer in working with this solution in Spain.

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Sumologic

Sumo Logic is a next-generation, cloud-based information and event management SIEM platform with a service that provides log analytics and real-time continuous intelligence.

The Sumo Logic service is powered by patent pending technologies such as Elastic Log Processing and LogReduce, that enables you to transform logs into valuable information for security monitoring, alert management, incidents, and forensics.

Unlike other solutions, the Sumo Logic service does not require investments and optimizes TCO (total cost ownership), which is adaptable to the customers’ possibilities.

Ackcent is a Sumo Logic partner for Spain.

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Palo Alto Networks

Palo Alto Networks offers a next-generation security platform to secure their organizations by enabling applications running on their networks and by preventing breaches that stem from targeted cyberattacks.

Palo Alto emboldens the digital transformation with continuous innovation that seizes the latest breakthroughs in security, automation and analytics. By delivering a true platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of change-makers like Palo Alto Networks, they provide highly effective and innovative cybersecurity across clouds, networks and mobile devices.

Its Threat Intelligence Cloud provides Central Intelligence capabilities, security for Software as a Service (SaaS), applications and automated delivery of preventative measures against cyberattacks.

Palo Alto focuses its strategy to provide specialized cloud security and various cloud-delivered security services through its Application Framework with solutions like:

  • RedLock: compliance, govern security and enables security operations with continuous monitoring across public cloud computing environments like AWS, Azure and GCP, by using a combination of rule-based security best practices and machine learning to detect risky configurations, identify network threats, suspicious user behaviours, malware, data leakage and host vulnerabilities.
  • Cortex XDR: automatically detects and reports on post-intrusion threats by identifying anomalous behavior on your network, to stop the stealthiest network threats, malicious insiders and malware attacks by using machine learning techniques.
  • Autofocus: contextual Threat Intelligence service that enables security teams to prioritize their response to unique, targeted attacks. It supports the aggregation and correlation of any third-party Threat Intelligence provider with the MineMeld application.

Ackcent is the Born in the Cloud (BIC) Palo Alto’s partner for Spain.

Checkmarx

A solution for static code analysis that supports more than 20 programming languages and, in addition to detecting vulnerabilities and risks at the code level, provides a tool to locate optimum remediation point and thus reduce the cost and time associated with mitigating vulnerabilities.

Checkmarx was acknowledged by Gartner as one of the best-valued solutions for application security analysis in their latest AST tool analysis.

Its most outstanding functionalities include: incremental scans, analyzing only new or modified code, personalization of rules according to the criteria of each company and even each application, levels of criticality, the possibility of implementing new rules to review the compliance of internal policies and/or good programming practices, ease of integration with other tools at different points in the SDLC.

Akcent is a leading Checkmarx partner in Western Europe. Ackcent’s Red Team has been using Checkmark in security reviews since 2015 with 5 certified engineers.

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Knowbe4

KnowBe4 is the most popular integrated platform in the world for Security Awareness training incorporating simulated phishing attacks.

Different sized organizations face different problems, but in all of them, employees are the weakest link in their computer security chain. The challenges of creating and running an awareness program vary depending on the number of employees and Knowb4 is able to adapt to all of them.

KnowBe4 has Kevin Mitnick, the most famous hacker in the world and the inspiration for the 1983 classic film WarGames, as its Chief Hacking Officer.

Ackcent is currently KnowBe4’s exclusive partner in Andorra, Spain and Portugal.

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IntSights

IntSights is the leading provider of enterprise cyber threat intelligence, digital risk protection solutions that automate remediations and proactive defence allowing you to anticipate and mitigate threats targeting your organization.

IntSights is redefining cybersecurity with the industry’s first and only enterprise threat management platform that transforms tailored threat intelligence into automated security operations. Their ground-breaking data-mining algorithms and unique cyber reconnaissance capabilities continuously monitor an enterprise’s external digital profile across the surface, deep and dark web, categorize and analyze tens of thousands of threats and automate the risk remediation lifecycle – streamlining workflows, maximizing resources and securing business operations. This has made IntSights one of the fastest growing cybersecurity companies in the world.

Ackcent is the IntSights main partner for Spain.

Cisco

Cisco develops, manufactures and sells networking hardware, telecommunications equipment and other high-technology services and products. Through its numerous acquired subsidiaries, Cisco specializes into specific tech markets, such as Internet of Things (IoT), domain security and energy management.

In 2018 Cisco acquired Duo Security, which is a leading provider multi-factor authentication (MFA) services which ensure easy and efficient access to applications, through its cloud-based suite of products in which experience in security is combined with a user-focused approach to provide two-factor authentication, endpoint remediation and secure single sign-on tools.

Duo is integrated with other Cisco cloud security solutions like:

  • Cisco Umbrella, as the industry’s first Secure Internet Gateway provides intelligent proxy in the cloud.
  • Cisco Email Security (CES), industry-leading protection against malware, ransomware, business email compromise (BEC), URL-based phishing attacks, and spam.

Cisco CloudLock, cloud-native CASB that protects your cloud users, data and apps, while enabling compliance and improving productivity.

Ackcent is Cisco’s – Duo Security’s main partner in Spain and as MSSP provides managed and SOC services for these solutions.

Incapsula

Incapsula is a cloud-based application delivery platform for the provision of web security applications, DDoS protection, content caching, application delivery, load balancing and automatic site failover.

Incapsula offers the most complete protection against major DDoS attacks on DNS, applications and networks. The Incapsula content distribution network offers cloud-based local and global server load balancing and disaster recovery. Performance is enhanced by geo-optimized routing and real-time monitoring. In addition, the Incapsula firewall for web applications protects websites against OWASP threats such as SQL injections and XSS and remote file inclusion attacks.
Incapsula is easily integrated with the main SIEM platforms. The Ackcent security team can easily incorporate the Incapsula platform into your workflows, while you benefit from the security and performance visibility it offers.

Ackcent is Incapsula’s main partner in Spain.

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Qualys

Qualys is the leading provider of information security and compliance cloud solutions. More than 10.300 global businesses in more than 130 countries trust Qualys to underpin digital transformation for greater agility, better business outcomes and substantial cost savings.

The Qualys Cloud Platform and its integrated apps help businesses simplify security operations and lower the cost of compliance, by delivering critical security intelligence on demand and automating the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications.

Ackcent is a Qualys partner for Spain.

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