Access Control

Entersekt's Sherif Samy recognised as a top influencer in digital identity

Sherif Samy, senior VP of Entersekt's North American operations, has been recognised as one of the key global voices on identity by One World Identity, an independent strategy and research company.


Taking an analytical approach to cyber security training

People remain the biggest weak point in an organisation's security strategy. On-the-job training, in the form of simulated phishing campaigns, offers one of the best ways to educate staff.


IT security professionals suffer from an image problem

The majority of UK IT security professionals feel they suffer from an image problem among fellow workers, according to new research commissioned by Thycotic.


G/On: Prolong PC life with a remote application access solution

Sean Glansbeek, CEO of Private Protocol, explains how G/On helps companies increase their security level while cutting costs.


Orcus RAT employs advanced evasive techniques

Morphisec identifies a sophisticated campaign that delivers the Orcus Remote Access Trojan.


Smartphones unleash the next biometric revolution

The mobile biometrics market will surge as smartphone owners increasingly use fingerprint, facial, speech and iris recognition for authentication.


How to get in shape for today's security challenges

There's no silver bullet that will make a company immune to data breaches and ransomware attacks, so preparation is the best strategy, says Andreas Bechter, global technical alliance manager Fujitsu, at Veritas Technologies.

8 Feb

Eskom at odds with researcher over alleged database leak

The power utility refutes claims by a cyber security researcher that a database leaked online belongs to the parastatal.


SA's teenage girls bear brunt of online attacks

Local teenage girls are most affected by online risks such as receiving offensive or obscene content, a study finds.


Good governance is key to keeping strategic customers

The principles of good governance are elementary to the success and long-term sustainability of all businesses, says Charl Ueckermann, CEO of AVeS Cyber Security.

6 Feb

Compliancy alone won't protect your business from cyber crime

There is no sure-fire way to completely protect a business from cyber crime, says Simeon Tassev, MD and qualified security assessor at Galix Networking.