Companies ignore endpoint security at their peril

As over 93% of attacks occur on the endpoint, it needs to be a key focus in securing business data, says Dell EMC.

May 17, 2019

Understanding cyber security's biggest threat

Ransomware has no morals and it doesn't care if you provide a product, service or information, says Carey van Vlaanderen, CEO at ESET South Africa.


Ransomware is not going anywhere

There has been a rise in targeted ransomware, where criminals seek out certain vulnerable organisations.

Jan 21, 2019

RackWare shares 2019 ransomware predictions

We have really only seen the first wave of ransomware attacks, says RackWare.

Jan 14, 2019

White paper: Ransomware and NetBackup

Veritas explores this malware and provides backup professionals with practical advice

Nov 19, 2018

Hand-delivered, targeted ransomware attacks increase

Although patches for EternalBlue were issued over a year ago, it remains a firm favourite with attackers, says Sophos.

Oct 24, 2018

SMEs ignore cyber security at their peril

Twenty percent of businesses that paid ransoms were targeted by ransomware attacks for a second time, says SHA.


Microsoft make cybercriminals see red

Businesses in the Middle East and Africa are key targets for cyber attackers, says Microsoft.

Oct 3, 2018

White paper: Cyber crime and the Internet of threats

From ransomware to cryptojacking, businesses and individuals are under constant threat.

Aug 23, 2018

Ryuk ransomware demands massive Bitcoin ransom

The ransom varies from 15 to 50 BTC, and has already netted the attackers more than $640 000, says Check Point.

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.

Jun 27, 2018

Are you protected from a possible ransomware attack?

Kevin Leahy, group general manager, data centres, at Dimension Data, says that businesses should rethink their approach to back up and recovery in the light of ransomware.

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