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Kaspersky Lab debuts advanced cyber security platform

Targeted attacks can penetrate an organisation's critical systems and stay unnoticed for years, says Kaspersky Lab.

RiskIQ improves attack surface visibility

Even the largest enterprises with plenty of money to throw at security solutions have room for improvement and gaps in security, says RiskIQ.

Intel kept US govt in dark about chip flaws

Yesterday

US government officials say the chipmaker only alerted them to the Meltdown and Spectre chip flaws once they leaked to the public, six months later.

Trend Micro to bolster investment in SA

The company plans to grow market share in the country and the Sub-Saharan region through head count and presence.

The true value of identity and access governance

When implemented correctly, IAG offers real information security control for the protection of information, says Mobius Consulting.

DDOS threats on the rise in EMEA

Wednesday

The EMEA region experiences more than half of the world's distributed denial of service attacks, says F5 Labs.

Geekulcha to host second annual SafeHack Hackathon

The Hackathon provides a platform for the youth to build skills capacity in information / cyber security, says Geekulcha.

Artificial intelligence could be hackers' ultimate weapon

Rapid AI advances raise the prospect of misuse of AI by rogue states, criminals and lone-wolf attackers.

Pinnacle wins distribution rights to Bitdefender

Tuesday

It will distribute Bitdefender's corporate solutions to the SADC region, including SA.

Reporting data breaches under POPIA has its challenges

The first challenge with incident reporting under POPIA is determining whether or not to report.

Data protection in an era of continuous attacks

One of the biggest dangers for businesses in terms of breaches is the belief that it won't happen to them, says Reduxio.

Comprehensive security management must include MFPs

True value comes from unified security management across endpoints, networks and data, which requires a layered approach, says Carro Ford, blogger.

Cyber security - a digital growth enabler

Cyber security is being recognised as a vital part of the digital strategy, says Paul Jolliffe, Digital Security Practice leader at T-Systems South Africa.