Ensuring security across a multi-cloud environment

The secret to effective public cloud security is improving your overall security posture, says Andre Kannemeyer, CTO at Duxbury Networking.


Ensuring security across a multi-cloud environment

Once businesses put data and workloads in the public cloud, they become personally responsible for securing them, says Andre Kannemeyer, CTO at Duxbury Networking.

Oct 8, 2019

Sophos Cloud Optix now available on AWS Marketplace

Cloud Optix automatically discovers cloud assets, detects cloud security vulnerabilities and misconfigurations, and provides threat response for AWS customers, says Dan Schiappa, chief product officer, Sophos.


Sophos positioned again as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

Gartner's placement of Sophos as a Leader for the 11th consecutive time underscores how critical its real-world endpoint detection and response technology is, says Dan Schiappa, chief product officer at Sophos.

Jul 10, 2019

IT managers are inundated with cyber attacks and struggling to keep up, says Sophos global survey

One in five IT managers surveyed didn’t know how they were breached, and the diversity of attack methods means there's no single workable defensive strategy, says Chester Wisniewski, principal research scientist, Sophos.


Sophos Intercept X offers the latest in endpoint security technology

Sophos Intercept X with deep learning stops never-before-seen malware, unknown exploit variants, stealth attacks and ransomware attacks.

May 20, 2019

WhatsApp users fail to update app after last week's breach

Users that do not apply the fix are the low-hanging fruit that crooks are going to go after next, says Sophos.

Nov 19, 2018

Hand-delivered, targeted ransomware attacks increase

Although patches for EternalBlue were issued over a year ago, it remains a firm favourite with attackers, says Sophos.


Microsoft make cybercriminals see red

Businesses in the Middle East and Africa are key targets for cyber attackers, says Microsoft.

Apr 20, 2018

Dirty secrets of network firewalls

The Sophos survey revealed IT managers cannot identify 45% of their organisation's network traffic. [Local rep: Netxactics]

Mar 1, 2018

Sophos introduces predictive protection in Intercept X

The new version includes innovations in anti-ransomware and exploit prevention, and active-hacker mitigations like credential theft protection. [Local rep: Netxactics]


Businesses fail to close the gap on exploits

The median total cost of a ransomware attack in SA is around R1.7 million.

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