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Newly discovered vulnerability ups WannaCry fears

A newly found flaw in widely used networking software leaves tens of thousands of PCs vulnerable to an attack similar to WannaCry.


Guard your digital ID or you could get fired or worse

The proliferation of connected devices, the Internet of things and Big Data will make organisations more vulnerable to a serious cyber-attack.


You are your password

Ultimately iris scanning will filter down to other mobile phone models and become more readily available, says Samsung South Africa.  


Citrix SA: 'Let's talk about commitment'

Many think Citrix is merely a desktop and app virtualisation company, but there's a whole lot more for partners to deliver, says Brendan McAravey, South Africa country manager.


Mobilise resources to fight virtual war

The world is under severe virtual attack, says Citrix president and CEO Kirill Tatarinov.


Citrix creates Consulting Security Practice

The group's new consulting service aims to address the shortage of expertise in the cyber security domain.


NEC Africa secures 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.

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Anne-Marié Pretorius, partner, Bizmod Consulting, has helped a number of organisations in the financial and telecoms industries to prepare their business for POPI in a pragmatic and project-based approach.