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Aon recognized as a strong performer for cybersecurity incident response services

LONDON (27 March 2019) – Aon plc (NYSE:AON), a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, announced today that Forrester Research named the firm a Strong Performer in its report, The Forrester Wave™: Cybersecurity Incident Response Services, Q1 2019, including a ranking among the top four in the current offering category.

The Forrester Wave™ is a select, invitation-only evaluation, which identifies the top incident response providers and solutions in the market, assessing their strengths and weaknesses against 11 criteria in the categories of current offering, strategy and market presence.

In its report, Forrester notes that, “Aon has a plan for the future of cyberinsurance brokerage and the midmarket [and is positioned] to be your partner and advocate, working with clients to assess their cybersecurity posture to help facilitate negotiation of insurance deductibles and premiums. Aon received high marks across the board from client references for its cybersecurity incident response work.”

Other findings in the report include:

  • Aon received the highest available score in four criteria, including post-incident reporting and support, industrial control systems, incident preparation vision, and hours performing incident prep.
  • Aon also received among the second highest scores in six criteria, including incident preparation, incident response, IR retainer vision, talent management, geographic presence (market approach), and average hours per response.

“We believe being recognized as a Strong Performer reflects how our team delivers a high quality holistic cyber approach for clients every day,” said Jason Hogg, CEO, Cyber Solutions, Aon. “We are proud to excel in our cybersecurity incident response work with clients, rapidly assisting them when they are most vulnerable.”

You can access the Wave report here.

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About Aon
Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.

Aon’s Cyber Solutions offers holistic cyber risk management, unsurpassed investigative skills, and proprietary technologies to help clients uncover and quantify cyber risks, protect critical assets, and recover from cyber incidents.

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