cyber security

It's up to you to protect your data, not the CISO

Gartner says the owners of data are also accountable for its security.


SA pays attention to cyber crime at highest level

Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula urges efficient, powerful and cost-effective cyber defence to protect SA's critical information infrastructure.


eBook: Building a security-aware culture among employees

Social engineering attacks on employees outnumber attacks on software, says Microsoft.

11 Sep

eBook: Seven reasons why you need to rethink your security strategy

Here are seven steps to a holistic security strategy to learn the strategies and best practices of CISOs that have made security the cornerstone of business success.


Cyber security: be afraid. Be very afraid.

No organisation is safe from a cyber breach, be it a small to medium-sized business, or a large enterprise. All are vulnerable.

Jul 13, 2018

Millennials don't care about security

It's time to bust the myth. Millennials do in fact care about their security and online safety but are too trusting to recognise real threats.

Jul 5, 2018

Security breach puts Liberty at risk: Redstor

Having a secure off-site copy of all data as a backup will ensure an organisation can recover from an attack and help prevent data loss, says Redstor.


SA's response time to security breaches lags

There are a limited number of people in the country with the required skills to mitigate these risks, says Fortinet.

Jun 21, 2018

Rise of robo-hunters: how AI is reshaping cyber security

Robo-hunters, or AI-enabled bots, could indicate potential threat, says CTO of Dimension Data Australia.


Criminals target public WiFi at FIFA games: Kaspersky

Third parties interested in financial and other sensitive information focus on such sporting events, the firm warns.

Jun 6, 2018 releases WHOIS Privacy

This safeguards a company or individual's personal information from WHOIS records, which list personal details about the owner.

Jun 4, 2018

View security as a growth advantage: Cisco

Cisco cyber security experts to speak at the ITWeb Security Summit 2018, to be held from 21 to 25 May.