Africa’s data security readiness at low levels

Even though Africa is witnessing a rise in data breaches, many of the organisations on the continent are still ill-prepared, a study finds.

Jun 19, 2019

App to boost maths, science literacy

Liberty and Mindset Network introduce TenFold Education, an app dedicated to maths and science learning material.

May 15, 2019

Liberty intros digital ecosystem

The short-term insurance provider turns to digital to make it easier for clients to source insurance quotes 24/7.

Jan 10, 2019

Data breaches affect over 1bn users in 2018

Facebook, Google, Twitter and Liberty were among companies subjected to major data breaches in 2018.

Jul 12, 2018

SA's average data breach costs escalate

It now costs a whopping R36.5 million to address a data breach in South Africa, says IBM.

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.

Jul 3, 2018

Liberty cyber breach: it could happen to you

Cyber insurance allows access to the correct channel of service providers needed to recover fully from a cyber incident, says ITOO.

Jun 21, 2018

Liberty group CIO brings out top guns to fight extortionists

No resource has been spared by the company to deal with the hack, says Liberty group CIO Benjamin Marais.

Jun 19, 2018

Liberty may face Europe's GDPR wrath after hack

Because of its European stakeholders, the insurer's hacking could be the first South African incident subject to the General Data Protection Regulation.


Liberty corporate data breached

It is alarming that no one detected the breach until the hackers themselves informed Liberty, says Andrew Chester, MD of Ukuvuma Security.

Apr 3, 2018

Short-term insurers gaga over digital

Local insurers increasingly rely on online application tools to speed the processing of insurance quotes and claims.

Mar 15, 2018

Liberty readies for insurance chatbot

The investment group's short-term insurance unit is developing a chatbot to facilitate communication with customers and transform insurance quotes.

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