Security expert warns of unprecedented phishing attacks in SA

As the Hawks investigates cyber attacks on the CR17 campaign, a security expert warns SA is experiencing a new wave of phishing attacks.


Building resilience against e-mail security threats

Phishing attacks can expose businesses to immense financial and reputational risk, says Mimecast.

Aug 15, 2019

Datacentrix takes highest honours at Mimecast awards

The company secured two accolades at the 2019 Mimecast Partner Awards, including the ‘Top Performing Partner of the Year’ award.


More women C-suite ICT execs, but still room for improvement

While the number of female C-suite executives is on the increase in SA’s ICT sector, biased workplace systems and societal influences still hinder gender equality.

Aug 7, 2019

Mimecast debuts threat intelligence solution

IT and security teams need threat intelligence that is easy to digest and actionable, says Mimecast.

Jul 10, 2019

Getting to grips with cloud security

Syrex is hosting a panel discussion examining the security, compliance and technical aspects of migrating data to the cloud.

Jul 8, 2019

Phishing, impersonation attacks balloon in SA

Local companies saw an increase in phishing attacks containing malicious links or attachments in the past year, says Mimecast.


Excel vulnerability puts 120 million users at risk

Mimecast’s Threat Center has discovered a weakness in Microsoft Excel that allows the remote embedding of malicious payloads.


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.


Advanced threat protection: Office 365 vs Mimecast, Proofpoint, Forcepoint

Cloud Essentials expects to see Microsoft-only solutions becoming the norm for most businesses in the near future.


The business case for cyber resilience

Cyber resilience is about being proactive, not reactive, said Mimecast’s Brian Pinnock, at ITWeb Security Summit 2019 in the Mother City yesterday.

May 21, 2019

Cyber resilience crucial for business

An effective cyber resilience strategy includes layered security protection, independent data storage, alternative access routes to key systems, and a backup plan, says Mikey Molfessis, cyber security expert at Mimecast SA.

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