cyber security

Internships, employment opportunities key to bridging cyber security skills gap

The cyber security skills shortage in SA must be addressed, or security will simply not be able to keep pace with the rapid evolution of cyber crime, says Simeon Tassev, MD of Galix.


Cyber security: Hype vs reality

In order to take a pragmatic and proportional view of the risks companies face, it’s necessary to cut through the hype, says EOH.


Minister: Cyber crime limits govt, business potential

Cyber crime and cyber security are issues that can hardly be separated in an interconnected environment, says Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams.

26 Jun

Etion eyes security market as it posts R2.9m loss

The company blames the weak South African economy for its poor performance and shifts focus to cyber security.


Cisco pledges to train 1m Africans for future-proof careers

By 2025, one million students will graduate from Cisco's Networking Academies and 125 000 of them will be cyber security experts.

May 15, 2019

Tech innovations can endanger companies

While local firms race ahead with the latest technologies, they fail to keep up with the security risks posed by these innovations, says Accenture.


Calling all CISOs to tell it like it is

You've got till the end of this week to add your input to SA's definitive cyber security survey.

Apr 30, 2019

Curbing SIM swap fraud requires joint effort

Digital banking crime statistics reveal SIM swaps are on the up as criminals develop new ways to defraud their victims.

Apr 30, 2019

A 'phishy' start to SA's cyber year

In first quarter 2019, SA experienced just shy of one million phishing attacks, amounting to a daily average of about 10 700, says Kaspersky Lab.

Apr 16, 2019

White paper: Regulating the Use of Cloud Computing by Financial Institutions

Cloud computing is transforming how IT is used by the financial services industry, says Microsoft.


ITWeb, VMware cyber security survey kicks off

Now in its second year, the survey captures input from SA's top cyber security executives.

Apr 2, 2019

White paper: Microsoft Security Intelligence Report

Microsoft's Security Intelligence Report offers insights to help businesses defend themselves against today's threats.

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