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5:20

Separation of duties is essential in South African businesses

Segregation of duties can help to prevent fraud or theft and it means that there's oversight of all functions, reducing the risk of errors, says Denis Bensch, chief information officer, FlowCentric Technologies.

4:10

SA needs effective laws to curb cyber crime, say experts

The country needs to revamp its cyber crime laws, say legal experts, who believe the Reserve Bank has set an exemplary regulatory effort that should be followed.

4:20

Networks Unlimited Africa partners with Indegy

Through the partnership with Indegy, the company will provide security for applications and systems in the IIOT, OT, ICS and critical infrastructure arenas.

3:20

Protection against APTs is everyone's business

With Securicom’s advanced threat protection solution, every incoming e-mail is treated as suspicious, says Michael Morton, solutions architect at Securicom.

2:20

Trend Micro fixes DLL hijacking vulnerability

Bad actors would have been able to to load arbitrary DLL files into the system, infecting PCs and disrupting usage.

3:00

Lazarus group behind North Korea’s cyber attack on SA

Kaspersky Lab blames the notorious cyber crime gang for SA’s recent cyber attack emanating from North Korea

2:40
15 Aug

Huawei rejects spying allegations in Africa

The company responds to reports that its technicians assisted the governments of Uganda and Zambia to spy on rivals.

4:40

The balancing act of cloud versus risk

Why companies should still consider using cloud services even when they bring such high risk with them.

5:00
14 Aug

Absa in tech risk balancing act

As the bank introduces digital solutions, its key challenge is dealing with an increase in fraud, particularly incidents related to social engineering.

4:40

Africa’s data security readiness at low levels

Even though Africa is witnessing a rise in data breaches, many of the organisations on the continent are still ill-prepared, a study finds.

2:40

Cyber security takes centre stage as SADC leaders meet

The SADC region follows international norms by developing a cyber security strategy to help protect the bloc against digital threats.