cyber security

Cisco pledges to train 1m Africans for a future-proof career

By 2025, 1 million students will graduate from Cisco's Networking Academies and 125 000 of them will be cyber security experts.


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.


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.


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.


Govt commits to build cyber defence skills pipeline

Deputy communications minister Pinky Kekana says government has a long-term vision to address the cyber security skills shortage in the country.

Mar 11, 2019

eBook: NTT Security uncovers cybersecurity threats facing the healthcare industry

Organisations in the healthcare sector are lucrative targets for attackers, says NTT Security.

Feb 20, 2019

Check Point's Gil Shwed: Cloud is the weakest link

To solve today's complex cyber security problems, you would have to be smarter than Einstein, says the founder of the Israeli cyber security solutions provider.

Feb 20, 2019

2019 cyber security: More of the same or worse?

If growth of attack techniques continues into 2019 through hits on automated tech, the best years of system security may well be behind us.

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