Kevin Wilson, general manager IT Services, at Stefanutti Stocks Corporate Services. DNS supplements existing security systems 13 Apr 2017 - by Kirsten Doyle
Kevin Wilson, general manager IT Services, at Stefanutti Stocks Corporate Services.
13 Apr 2017 - by Kirsten Doyle

DNS is a standard service that scales to large volumes and is easy to take advantage of to address distributed clients, says Stefanutti Stocks Corporate Services.

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Yusuph Kileo, a cyber security and digital forensics expert from Tanzania. Preventing cyber attacks starts with the individual 10 Apr 2017 - by Kirsten Doyle
Yusuph Kileo, a cyber security and digital forensics expert from Tanzania.
10 Apr 2017 - by Kirsten Doyle

Humans are the weakest link in any security chain, and many breaches are caused by the human element, says AfICTA.

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The SWIFT messaging system is used by banks to transfer trillions of dollars each day. Hackers disclose NSA bank transfers monitoring 18 Apr 2017 - by Reuters
The SWIFT messaging system is used by banks to transfer trillions of dollars each day.
18 Apr 2017 - by Reuters

Hackers release documents and files that cyber security experts said indicated the NSA had accessed the SWIFT interbank messaging system.

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Two-thirds of firms had their share price adversely impacted after a cyber breach. Cyber breaches cost shareholders billions 13 Apr 2017 - by Reuters
Two-thirds of firms had their share price adversely impacted after a cyber breach.
13 Apr 2017 - by Reuters

Severe cyber security breaches erode companies' share prices permanently, says a CGI and Oxford Economics study.

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The crash could have been caused by a DDOS cyber attack. Brexit referendum site might have been hacked 13 Apr 2017 - by Reuters
The crash could have been caused by a DDOS cyber attack.
13 Apr 2017 - by Reuters

A site allowing Britons to register to vote in the EU referendum might have been targeted by foreign hackers, causing it to crash.

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Security solutions for the smart home and business 11 Apr 2017 - by Anti-Clockwise
11 Apr 2017 - by Anti-Clockwise

BT-SA notes that the popularity of integrated security systems is on the increase, particularly as a smart home or office solution.

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Besides Europe, countries were hit in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. Symantec attributes 40 attacks to CIA-linked tools 11 Apr 2017 - by Reuters
Besides Europe, countries were hit in the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
11 Apr 2017 - by Reuters

Cyber attacks on organisations around the world were conducted with top-secret hacking tools exposed by WikiLeaks, says Symantec.

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Manuel Corregedor, chief operations officer at Telspace Systems. Telspace appoints new COO 10 Apr 2017 - by Admire Moyo
Manuel Corregedor, chief operations officer at Telspace Systems.
10 Apr 2017 - by Admire Moyo

The information security company names Manuel Corregedor as chief operations officer, a new role in the firm.

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The stolen data could include the information of up to 270 000 customers.
Wonga warns customers of personal data hack 10 Apr 2017 - by Reuters
10 Apr 2017 - by Reuters

British lender Wonga has warned customers in Britain and Poland their personal data may have been stolen.

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Whitepaper: Five mobile security myths debunked. Five mobile security myths debunked 10 Apr 2017 - by Check Point Software
Whitepaper: Five mobile security myths debunked.
10 Apr 2017 - by Check Point Software

Unfortunately, even seasoned security professionals believe common misconceptions about keeping devices protected.

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At risk of attack 7 Apr 2017 - by Chantelle van Wyk
7 Apr 2017 - by Chantelle van Wyk

A weak information security culture means your company is vulnerable.

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Next chapter in cloud security: IaaS 6 Apr 2017 - by The Marketing Hub
6 Apr 2017 - by The Marketing Hub

IaaS security threats come from inside and outside the organisation, as hackers target corporate IaaS accounts to steal data or computing resources, says Kaushik Narayan, CTO of Skyhigh Networks. [Local rep: Puleng Technologies]

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Joey Jansen van Vuuren, manager of the cyber security centre of innovation and business development, CSIR. SA lacks cyber security skills 5 Apr 2017 - by Kirsten Doyle
Joey Jansen van Vuuren, manager of the cyber security centre of innovation and business development, CSIR.
5 Apr 2017 - by Kirsten Doyle

Local businesses have to compete for cyber security skills, says the CSIR.

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Companies need the unabbreviated truth about their IT security standpoint 5 Apr 2017 - by PR Talks
5 Apr 2017 - by PR Talks

In addition to just assessing the security posture, Securicom provides end-to-end security management that is relevant to the findings, the company says.

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Brent Cary, regional sales manager at Genetec. IOT plays large role in targeted attacks 4 Apr 2017 - by Sibahle Malinga
Brent Cary, regional sales manager at Genetec.
4 Apr 2017 - by Sibahle Malinga

The Internet of things emerges at a time when threats to our data and systems have never been greater, say experts.

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The State of Cyber Security 2017 report from ISACA gives insight on the cyber security workforce development and its current trends. An increasing shortage of cyber security staff 3 Apr 2017 - by Kgaogelo Letsebe
The State of Cyber Security 2017 report from ISACA gives insight on the cyber security workforce development and its current trends.
3 Apr 2017 - by Kgaogelo Letsebe

The State of Cyber Security report reveals that it is getting harder to source qualified cyber security candidates.

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IOT hostility is on the rise, according to experts. Hostile environment of IOT a big threat to enterprises 31 Mar 2017 - by Kgaogelo Letsebe
IOT hostility is on the rise, according to experts.
31 Mar 2017 - by Kgaogelo Letsebe

Experts say the lack of security around IOT is leaving enterprises vulnerable.

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No cyber breaches in fantasy land 31 Mar 2017 - by John McLoughlin
31 Mar 2017 - by John McLoughlin

The only place where an investment to prevent cyber attacks is unnecessary is in the land of make-believe.

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Riaan Badenhorst, managing director, Kaspersky Lab Africa. Businesses lose $861 000 per security incident: Kaspersky Lab 30 Mar 2017 - by Sibahle Malinga
Riaan Badenhorst, managing director, Kaspersky Lab Africa.
30 Mar 2017 - by Sibahle Malinga

On average, a single cyber security incident now costs large businesses around $861 000, says Kaspersky Lab.

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The Gemalto breach level index shows an increase in data breaches. Data breaches expected to worsen 30 Mar 2017 - by Masibulele Lunika
The Gemalto breach level index shows an increase in data breaches.
30 Mar 2017 - by Masibulele Lunika

South Africa has seen a number of high level data breaches, which reflect global trends, says Gemalto.

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