cyber crime

Resilience as vital as it is difficult to achieve

In a digital world that is increasingly filled with new attack vectors and dangerous cyber criminals, companies need to build resilience to a wide range of risks.


Now is not the time to ignore cyber security

With many South Africans working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, cyber security has never been more important.

Jun 2, 2020

Protecting remote workers from the threat of cyber crime

Cyber security needs to be a concern not just for C-level executives and those running IT, but for each and every employee, says Pedro Maia, MD of Intdev,.

Jun 1, 2020

Digital financial fraud predicted to witness rise of up to 80%

Cyber criminals mostly target the telecoms, e-commerce and financial services sectors, with incidents expected to rise sharply, says TransUnion.

May 4, 2020

Three ways coronavirus is impacting cyber crime

Sophisticated cyber criminals are taking full advantage of the prevailing fear, uncertainty and doubt around the pandemic to gain financially.

Apr 28, 2020

Damages from cyber crime to reach $27bn by 2025

Lockdowns might be the catalyst for the biggest hacker attack outbreak to date, warns Atlas VPN.

Feb 5, 2020

Tracker hack hints at more ransomware attacks in SA

Security specialists believe 2020 will see more cyber attacks in SA, after the stolen vehicle recovery company was hacked on Sunday.

Jan 27, 2020

E-mail security tips to lock down your inbox

Robust security requires a multi-pronged approach, so make sure your inbox is locked down, says SYNAQ.

Jan 14, 2020

E-crime economy to expand in 2020

This year will likely continue to see targeted ransomware attacks against local governments, says CyberInt.

Sep 17, 2019

What is zero vulnerability infrastructure – and is it achievable?

The holy grail for those responsible for securing company networks is to achieve zero vulnerability infrastructure, says Gareth Trollip, SA country manager at KHIPU Networks.

Aug 15, 2019

Lazarus group behind North Korea’s cyber attack on SA

Kaspersky Lab blames the notorious cyber crime gang for SA’s recent cyber attack emanating from North Korea


Cyber security takes centre stage as SADC leaders meet

The SADC region follows international norms by developing a cyber security strategy to help protect the bloc against digital threats.

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