cyber crime

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.

Jul 18, 2019

Internships, employment opportunities key to bridging cyber security skills gap

The cyber security skills shortage in SA must be addressed, or security will simply not be able to keep pace with the rapid evolution of cyber crime, says Simeon Tassev, MD of Galix.


Minister: Cyber crime limits govt, business potential

Cyber crime and cyber security are issues that can hardly be separated in an interconnected environment, says Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams.


Cyber law: Which county’s legislation should SA align with?

International cyber crime, trade wars raise challenges in legislation and prosecution, say UKZN researchers.

May 3, 2019

Citrix sheds light on six-month-long hack

The company gives details of the hack which saw cyber criminals access its network for months before being discovered by the FBI.


Hackers could cause disastrous total facilities wipe-out

Facilities such as power stations are a major attack vector for hackers, says DFIR Labs' Veroni-ca Schmitt.

Feb 6, 2019

Compliancy alone won't protect your business from cyber crime

There is no sure-fire way to completely protect a business from cyber crime, says Simeon Tassev, MD and qualified security assessor at Galix Networking.

Feb 5, 2019

Facebook, African NPOs partner for Safer Internet Day

The social network teams up with over 20 non-profit organisations and government agencies across Africa as part of Safer Internet Day 2019.

Jan 10, 2019

SA businesses ill-prepared to deal with cyber crime

Seacom's CEO outlines four key areas that must be secured.


Fake news too hot to handle for Cyber Crimes Bill

The section that makes fake news a crime has been removed from the final version of the Cyber Crimes Bill.

Sep 21, 2018

White paper: Are you prepared?

Are you ready to be cyber resilient in the digital age?

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