Feb 8, 2019

Eskom at odds with researcher over alleged database leak

The power utility refutes claims by a cyber security researcher that a database leaked online belongs to the parastatal.

Feb 4, 2019

Orange boosts African security service with SecureData buy

The French telco says SecureData is well-positioned in the strategically-key British and Anglophone cyber security market.

Sep 19, 2018

SensePost, Infosec partner on training in Gulf

The courses will include hacking infrastructure, black ops and corporate-level security, says SensePost.

Aug 8, 2016

AI to cyber security rescue

Artificial intelligence is making small but impactful inroads into the world of cyber security.

Jun 7, 2016

Ransomware goes mobile

Mobile malware is expected to become one of the biggest security threats, aiming to replicate the success of PC-based ransomware.


Developing countries vulnerable to cyber attack

Low levels of computer literacy and ineffective legislation are among the primary reasons for this, says Charl van der Walt of Sensepost.

Apr 22, 2016

Can SA turn insecurity into profit?

A weak economy, advanced malware, information theft, critical infrastructure under siege...and yet infosec experts are upbeat.

Apr 5, 2016

Some Old Mutual correspondence lacks security

The firm admits not all customer correspondence is password-protected, after a client received confidential information intended for two other customers.

Oct 20, 2015

Facebook knows if govt is spying on users

The social network will notify users if it suspects accounts have been compromised and the attack is government-sponsored.


Threat intelligence, WiFi hacking and NSA playset

A wrap-up of three security experts' presentations at ITWeb Security Summit 2015.


WiFi an easy target for hackers

SensePost CTO Dominic White explains why WiFi is an easy target for hackers, and what users' particular risks are.


WiFi hacking workshop on offer at summit

The ITWeb?Security Summit, taking place in May, features a half-day workshop to help delegates learn about securing WiFi networks.

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