Information Security and Forensics

Potential issues

  • You are worried about the impact of cyberattacks on your business and your organisations ability to deal with such an attack.
  • Your organisation does not classify data or have processes in place to deal with current or new data protection requirements.
  • You had a potentially litigious incident, fraud or e-discovery request and you are not sure how to respond in a manner that will stand up in court.
  • You do not have an information security strategy in place that is aligned with the business and IT, and you have no visibility of performance and return on investment.
  • Employee access to data and systems is restricted by cumbersome processes, multiple logins and access requests which are hard to manage.
  • You are unsure if there are appropriate plans in place for your business and IT systems to recover in a timely manner in the event of a disaster.

How can we help?

We have a highly skilled information security and forensics team that has experience working with many different types of organisations of varying sizes in both the public and private sectors. Our team understands the balance between business and information security requirements and see information security and forensics as a business enabler to promote trust in an organisation’s digital future.

We can help you with

  • Cybersecurity: Defining your cybersecurity risk profile and implementing a customised cybersecurity program to plan for, resist, detect and respond to cyberthreats to safeguard your business.
  • Data protection and privacy: Implementing data privacy programs and defining suitable solutions to impose controls over personal and client sensitive data.
  • Digital forensics and eDiscovery: Responding to potential litigious incidents and eDiscovery requests. We can collect, process and review digital evidence from all kinds of digital devices and produce high quality outputs our clients.
  • Information security strategy and program: Assess your current information security capabilities, benchmark against your peers in the industry and outline a security program roadmap which is aligned with your business and IT strategy.
  • IT governance, risk and compliance: Assessing, customising and implementing IT governance, IT risk and compliance programs. We benchmark against peers and industry good practise standards such as ISO 27001, COBIT, ISF Standards of Good Practise, ITIL, PCI DSS, PRINCE2.
  • Identity and access management: Efficiently manage users, to enable appropriate access to data and systems
  • Business continuity and IT resilience: Developing practical plans for business continuity and IT resilience in the event of an incident or disaster. We also assist with developing continuity strategies, training, testing and advice on the ongoing maintenance of the plans.


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Contact us

Pat Moran

Partner, PwC Ireland (Republic of)

Tel: +353 1 792 5308

Ciarán Kelly

Partner, PwC Ireland (Republic of)

Tel: +353 1 792 6408

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