cyber crime
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Jun 12, 2018

Social media data used to identify crime patterns

CSIR researchers deploy analytics, mapping and geolocation tools via public safety incident posts on these platforms to pinpoint trends.

2:00

Bringing the C-level on board with cyber security

Cyber security is an enterprise-wide risk management issue, not just an IT issue, said Rand Water's Vincent Mello.

3:20

How to mitigate cyber security risks

Businesses need to take a proactive approach by investing in improved technology such as the intelligent cloud and by making it part of their business culture, says Microsoft.

2:00

US shuts down cyber crime ring launched by Ukrainian

The cyber crime network was operating as an online discussion forum known as "Infraud", says the Justice Department.

2:50
Jan 19, 2018

Digital firms prevent 700m attacks in 2017

Cyber attacks continue to grow quarter-on-quarter and the attack volume has increased over 100% in two years, says ThreatMetrix.

3:50
Jan 19, 2018

Ukuvuma is cracking down on cyber crime in SA

The company was founded to help companies sort out and de-clutter their security systems, and get their line of defence up to date, says Ukuvuma.

2:30
Nov 9, 2017

Fast-growing cyber crime threatens financial sector

The "remorseless" growth of cyber crime results in 4?000 ransom attacks a day, and gangs now threaten critical parts of the financial sector, says Europol.

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SEC chief says cyber crime risks are substantial

Regulators must do more to help mom-and-pop investors better understand cyber crime risks, says US SEC chairman Jay Clayton.

2:50
Aug 24, 2017

Nigerian behind massive global cyber attacks

The lone cyber criminal attacked more than 4?000 organisations over the past four months.

1:20
Aug 21, 2017

Ignite prioritises SME cyber threat protection

The Internet Solutions division joins forces with Sophos to protect small businesses from cyber crime.

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SUI to get cyber forensic investigations training in France

The Special Investigating Unit seeks French help to boost cyber and digital skills capacities which are key in investigating cyber crimes.

4:10
Jun 27, 2017

SA's cyber space gets more risky

In just a month, the country has jumped 13 places up the risk rankings on the Global Threat Impact Index.