cyber attacks
11 Sep

eBook: Seven reasons why you need to rethink your security strategy

Here are seven steps to a holistic security strategy to learn the strategies and best practices of CISOs that have made security the cornerstone of business success.

Jul 10, 2018

Mimecast acquires Ataata

The acquisition aims to strengthen the company's offer of cyber security awareness for email capabilities.


ESET: a privately held cyber security company

ESET is now the fifth-largest endpoint security vendor in the world, and, being privately held, is not subject to the whims of the market or any investors, the company says.

Jun 18, 2018

Managing data security threats

Devon Helms says prevention may fend off some threats in advance, but the best defence against malware and ransomware boils down to following security best practices, especially for backing up data.


J2 Software cautions about rewards programmes' breaches

Rewards programmes are a ripe picking ground for cyber crooks because they are often less secure, the company says.

May 31, 2018

Video: Dimension Data protects Tour de France

Through the partnership between Dimension Data, ASO and the Tour de France, 1 716 deliberate cyber attacks on the network perimeter were stopped.


Teach protective behaviour

Employee training and education is vital if companies want to reduce the risk of cyber attacks.

Mar 27, 2018

White paper: Is your incident response plan better than the global average?

Most companies do not have a formal cyber security incident response plan, an IBM study found.


Security spending is not reflecting new threats

As businesses embrace new environments, data breaches have become the new reality, says Thales.


Cyber security top of mind for WEF elite

The World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report for 2018 ranks cyber attacks, a deteriorating geopolitical landscape and environmental risks among the top worries for the coming year.

Dec 7, 2017

Small businesses continue to be targeted by cyber criminals

SMEs are in danger of complacency with regards to cyber security, believing they are of no interest to cyber criminals, but this is not the case, says Trend Micro.

Oct 25, 2017

New cyber attacks hits Russia, other nations

Malware called "BadRabbit" hits Russia and other nations, affecting the Russian Interfax news agency and causing flight delays.