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NEC Africa secures Africa's top cyber security expert

Vernon Fryer has joined NEC Africa to head up the African cyber business and Cyber Defence Operation Centre.


Ex-Vodacom security expert joins NEC Africa

NEC Africa appoints Vernon Fryer to head up its African Cyber Business and Cyber Defence Operation Centre.


Symantec suspects North Korea group behind WannaCry

It was "highly likely" a hacking group affiliated with North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyber attack, says the cyber security firm.


Hackers hit Russian bank customers, planned cyber raids

Russian cyber criminals used malware to steal from domestic bank customers and were planning to target European lenders before their arrest.


Obscure Technologies partners with Wombat Security on training

They will offer cyber security education and training for organisations and their employees.


New approach to security

Dell Endpoint Security Suite focuses on simplified management, speed of deployment and enhanced security features. [Local rep: Private Protocol]


Companies turn to kidnap insurance

Firms without cyber insurance dust off policies covering kidnap, ransom and extortion to recoup losses caused by ransomware viruses.


Researchers find way to unlock WannaCry

French security researchers scattered across the globe collaborated to develop a workaround to unlock the encryption key for affected files.


Panda Adaptive Defense against WannaCry

Panda Adaptive Defense has the ability to protect endpoints from advanced attacks such as WannaCry, says Panda Security.

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