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Nearly 75% of Local and State Government Organizations Attacked by Ransomware Had Their Data Encrypted, Sophos
29-09-2022 | 15:07:00
The report found that 72% of state and local government organizations attacked by ransomware had their data encrypted—7% more than the cross-sector average.
Financial phishing cyberattacks significantly increase in Kenya and Nigeria in Q2 of 2022, report
29-09-2022 | 12:37:00
Kaspersky Security Network data shows that the number of financial phishing attempts in the African regions increased significantly from Q1 to Q2 of 2022. Banks, payment systems, and e-commerce websites were attacked.
Digital fraud coming from Kenya drops by 27% in Q2, TransUnion report
29-09-2022 | 12:30:00
The rate of suspected digital fraud attempts from Kenya in Q2 2022 decreased by -27% compared to the same period last year, compared to a -14% decline shown globally.
60% of cybersecurity professionals feel they are losing ground against cybercriminals, study
27-09-2022 | 11:19:17
The study of 9,000 global cybersecurity professionals also looks to the future of security and the technology poised to revolutionize security operations.
Kaspersky reports 53% decrease of attacks against remote desktop protocols for Africa in Q2 2022
26-09-2022 | 14:41:00
According to Kaspersky telemetry, the number of brute force attacks against Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) across Africa has significantly decreased in Q2 2022 by 53% compared to the previous quarter.
Orange and Netskope partner on carrier-class connectivity and SSE services for a secure, cloud-smart platform
26-09-2022 | 11:38:00
Orange Business Services, a global network-native digital services company, Orange Cyberdefense, a leading cybersecurity services provider, and Netskope, a leader in secure access service edge (SASE), are partnering to deliver a new SSE (Security Service Edge) solution embedded into the Orange Telco Cloud Platform.
Cyber defence a critical component of an ESG strategy, says Kaspersky
22-09-2022 | 10:31:00
Cybercrime can have a significant impact on businesses, and cybersecurity is central to environmental, social and governance (ESG) analysis of a company’s sustainability.
[South Africa] Cybersecurity firm Trellix launches Advanced Research Center
22-09-2022 | 08:04:00
Cybersecurity firm Trellix has announced the establishment of the Trellix Advanced Research Center to advance global threat intelligence.
Cryptomining attacks in the African regions decline, report
19-09-2022 | 10:06:00
According to Kaspersky Security Network data, in the African region, the number of home users affected by cryptominers in Q2 of 2022 decreased slightly compared to the previous quarter
[Column] Carey van Vlaanderen: The most common Facebook Marketplace scams and how to avoid them
19-09-2022 | 08:57:55
Online retail in South Africa has more than doubled in just two years and with 29.5 million-strong Facebook users, more than half of the country’s population has a Facebook account
NCC teams up with Civil Defence Corps to tackle telecoms crimes
16-09-2022 | 07:04:16
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has teamed with the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to tackle some of the criminal activities bedeviling the telecom industry, such as telecom equipment vandalism and fraudulent registration of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards among others.
AI, ML and digital assistants are transforming how SMBs address the rising cyberattack threat, SLVA Cyber Security
15-09-2022 | 15:13:00
Patrick Evans, CEO of SLVA Cyber Security, explains that even though AaDya solutions are aimed at small to medium businesses, its offerings are changing the cyber security environment entirely.
[Uganda] Parliament passes new law to curb cyber crime
15-09-2022 | 13:29:00
The Ugandan Parliament has passed the Computer Misuse (Amendment) Bill, 2022 which prescribes tougher penalties for those perpetrating cyber crimes.
Smart Africa Digital Academy lance son académie numérique nationale au Bénin
14-09-2022 | 09:46:11
La branche de renforcement des capacités de Smart Africa, la Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA), en partenariat avec le Ministère du Numérique et de la Digitalisation du Bénin, a lancé une académie numérique nationale, en vue de promouvoir les compétences numériques en Afrique.
Banque Populaire de Mauritanie acquiert la dernière version de la plateforme iMAL pour renforcer son activité
08-09-2022 | 11:16:00
La Banque Populaire De Mauritanie fait passer la Banque Islamique au niveau supérieur avec la mise en service réussie de la version R14.5 d'iMal d'Azentio
Chinese, Russian Partnerships in South Africa Should Extend to the Cyber Realm, says Trellix
08-09-2022 | 08:41:00
If South Africa truly is in alliance with countries like Russia and China, with its diplomatic stances on issues like the Ukraine conflict being led by BRICS ties, questions really should be asked why these two allied countries refuse to support South Africa in its struggles against disinformation and cybercrime.
Retail Industry was the Second Most Targeted Industry by Ransomware in 2021, report
08-09-2022 | 08:21:00
Retail had the second highest rate of ransomware attacks last year of all sectors surveyed after the media, leisure, and entertainment industry. This is according to a sectoral survey report by cybersecurity firm Sophos.
Ginkgo Bioworks and RDB announce plans to develop and implement new biosecurity capabilities in Rwanda
07-09-2022 | 12:18:00
Collaboration aims to leverage innovative biosecurity capabilities to promote global health security and accelerate the development of the regional bioeconomy
Liquid Networks launches Distributed Denial of Service secure to protect African businesses from DDoS attacks
06-09-2022 | 10:25:37
The service is being offered to all potential Internet & IP transit clients and provided to all existing customers in regions where Liquid has operations across Africa access to a proactive protection service.
Cybercriminals empty victims’ wallets ahead of new popular smartphone release
05-09-2022 | 15:08:00
Kaspersky experts have already found numerous examples of phishing pages, offering to buy the 14 iPhone, but actually designed to empty victims’ bank accounts and steal their Apple ID accounts.
Understanding the threat of RDP attacks in a remote working world is critical, says Kaspersky
05-09-2022 | 11:13:00
RDP attacks experienced a decline in South Africa and Kenya, but Nigeria had an 89% increase for the first four months of 2022 when compared to the same period last year.
[South Africa] Cybersecurity firm Trellix appoints Kim Anstett Chief Information Officer
01-09-2022 | 14:14:57
Trellix has announced the appointment of Kim Anstett as Chief Information Officer (CIO). As CIO, Anstett will lead Trellix’s global information and technology systems organization and also join the Executive Leadership Team (ELT).
[Kenya] Cybersecurity is foundational for an economic recovery that works for all, says Dell
01-09-2022 | 10:22:00
With citizens, governments, and businesses more dependent than ever on digital connectivity, one of the most pressing sectoral issues for this decade is cybersecurity.
Identity theft cases in Africa increased by 26% since last year, report
25-08-2022 | 15:53:00
Pan-African provider of identity verification technologies Smile Identity has said that cases of identity theft have increased by 26% since last year.
Active Adversaries Increasingly Exploit Stolen Session Cookies to Bypass MFA, Sophos Report
20-08-2022 | 16:23:00
A new Sophos report has revealed that those active adversaries are increasingly exploiting stolen session cookies to bypass Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and gain access to corporate resources.
[Column] Amir Kanaan: Why the telecom industry should think about cybersecurity today
18-08-2022 | 15:31:11
Increasing competition within the broadband market, multi-access edge computing and private cellular networks, and the demand for cybersecurity risk management in the 5G era are gaining momentum in telecommunications.
Exclusive Networks Africa expands to Nigeria
18-08-2022 | 13:16:53
Exclusive Networks Africa, which represents the continental arm of this global, trusted cybersecurity specialist for digital infrastructure has opened a new office in Nigeria.
[Kenya] Over 14 000 users encountered browser extension threats in the first half of 2022, report
18-08-2022 | 10:37:00
In the first half of 2022, more than 14 000 users in Kenya were affected by threats, hiding in browser extensions, at least once, which is over 59% of the number of users affected by the same threat throughout the whole of 2021.
Pinning the strategy on the bullseye, IDC
18-08-2022 | 10:32:00
The cybersecurity landscape has matured. The attack vectors have evolved and adapted to changing security protocols and parameters with ransomware and online fraud becoming a menace in the region.
[Column] Ryan Mer: Why building a culture of cyber awareness should start at the top
18-08-2022 | 09:44:54
With the advent of remote working, and load shedding that has forced many people to seek connectivity in coffee shops, internet cafes and on other public networks, our cell phones, laptops, and tablets are even more exposed.
Backdoor computer malware in Africa skyrocketed in the second quarter of 2022, report
18-08-2022 | 07:47:00
According to Kaspersky Security Network data for corporate users, the number of backdoor computer malware detected in Q2 2022 in South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria increased significantly compared to the previous quarter.
Backdoor computer malware in Africa skyrocketed in the second quarter of 2022, Kaspersky
17-08-2022 | 11:06:00
According to Kaspersky Security Network data for corporate users, the number of backdoor computer malware detected in Q2 2022 in South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria increased significantly compared to the previous quarter.
DeathStalker mercenaries are attacking crypto and exchange companies with VileRat, report
15-08-2022 | 12:14:00
DeathStalker is an infamous hack-for-hire APT actor that Kaspersky monitors since 2018, and which mainly targets law firms and organisations in the financial sector.
85% of users are concerned about privacy on Android platform, report
11-08-2022 | 13:59:00
Kaspersky analysed anonymised data, voluntarily provided by users of Privacy Checker - a website that offers helpful advice on privacy and security instructions for various Internet platforms and digital applications.
Hive, LockBit and BlackCat Ransomware Gangs Consecutively Attack the Same Network, Sophos Reports
11-08-2022 | 13:43:00
Sophos today announced in the Sophos X-Ops Active Adversary whitepaper, “Multiple Attackers: A Clear and Present Danger,” that Hive, LockBit and BlackCat, three prominent ransomware gangs, consecutively attacked the same network.
Exploit detections in Africa decreased by 16% in Q2 2022, report
11-08-2022 | 10:57:00
According to Kaspersky Security Network data, the number of exploits detected in Q2 2022 in Africa decreased compared to Q1 – company’s security solutions have detected 149,211 cases in April-June 2022.
SBS becomes the main distributor of Modex's blockchain-based solutions in MENA and Africa
08-08-2022 | 15:36:00
Superior Business Solutions Inc., an innovative IT solutions provider, has become the main distributor of Modex's blockchain-based products and services in the MENA region and Africa.
Kaspersky shares online gaming safety tips for children
08-08-2022 | 09:25:00
Following the recent leakage, revealing how Roblox moderates content, Kaspersky experts share insights on what cyber threats can threaten users, and especially children, in the gaming space and how to protect yourselves.
ECOWAS strengthens capacity of cybercrime first responders
05-08-2022 | 09:07:53
The reliance on information communication technology is more pervasive in society, with an increased use in personal devices across the region.
Phishing and scams hit the roof with 234% increase in number of detections in Africa in Q2 2022, report
04-08-2022 | 09:41:00
Kaspersky analysis has revealed that attacks related to data loss threats (phishing and scams/social engineering) increased significantly in Africa in Q2 2022 in comparison with the previous quarter.
Cyber criminals eye South African SMEs lack of security
04-08-2022 | 07:13:00
Despite the significant risks, SMEs seem reluctant to take the same digital preventative measures to secure their IT infrastructure as they would to protect their office equipment or company-owned vehicles.
[Column] Steve Flynn: Cyber criminals eye South African SMEs lack of security
03-08-2022 | 11:23:38
Despite the significant risks, SMEs seem reluctant to take the same digital preventative measures to secure their IT infrastructure as they would to protect their office equipment or company-owned vehicles.
Phishing and scams hit all-time high in Kenya and Nigeria, Kaspersky analysis
02-08-2022 | 15:57:45
Kenyan users were influenced the most by this type of threat: there were 5,098,534 phishing attacks detected in 3 months – a growth of 438% when compared to the previous quarter. It was followed by South Africa (4,578,216 detections and a growth of 144%) and Nigeria.
Rate of suspected digital fraud attempts coming from Kenya Decreases 61%, report
01-08-2022 | 14:10:00
The rate of digital fraud originating from Kenya decreased in Q1 2022, with the percentage of suspected online fraud attempts declining -60.9% from the same quarter last year.
[Kenya] New Cyber Shujaa Program Bridges Country's Cyber Security Skills Deficit
01-08-2022 | 10:51:00
The first cohort of 170 trainees has graduated from the Cyber Shujaa program run by the United States International University-Africa (USIU-Africa) in partnership with Kenya Bankers Association and Serianu Limited.
No More Ransom helped more than 1.5 million people decrypt their devices
01-08-2022 | 10:45:00
No More Ransom, the initiative launched to help victims of ransomware decrypt their files, celebrates its six-year anniversary this week
inq. gets Competition Commission approval for Syrex acquisition
28-07-2022 | 10:40:00
inq. gets Competition Commission approval for Syrex acquisition thereby expanding its footprint into South Africa
Zero Trust environment to prevent Gen V cyberattacks
28-07-2022 | 10:27:28
Syrex, a provider of hyperconverged cloud technology solutions in South Africa, says that the Check Point Infinity cybersecurity architecture has been built to prevent Gen V cyberattacks using a consolidated Zero Trust environment.
[Column] Ryan Mer: Risks and Responsibility of employees - tips to avoid being impersonated
25-07-2022 | 12:42:18
The rapid advancement of technology has made our lives easier in countless ways. Unfortunately, with these advances has come an increase in cybercrime as online fraudsters adapt their strategies to reach new victims.
[South Africa] Trellix Finds Business Services Top Target of Ransomware Attacks
25-07-2022 | 09:17:10
Cybersecurity firm Trellix today released The Threat Report: Summer 2022, analyzing cybersecurity trends and attack methods from the first quarter of 2022.
Sophos Unveils Sophos X-Ops to tackle increasingly complex cyberattacks
22-07-2022 | 04:44:54
Sophos X-Ops is a new cross-operational unit linking SophosLabs, Sophos SecOps and Sophos AI, three established teams of cybersecurity experts at Sophos, to help organizations better defend against constantly changing and increasingly complex cyberattacks.
New ransomware group emerges using cross-platform programming language
21-07-2022 | 15:52:47
Kaspersky researchers have uncovered a new ransomware group that further underlines the trend of ransomware actors turning to cross-platform functionality.
Liquid launches Africa's first Cyber Security Fusion Centre in South Africa
20-07-2022 | 16:09:39
With this Fusion Centre, Liquid aims to bolster the cyber security industry in the country by managing the growing threat of cyberattacks to governments and enterprises of all sizes.
BlackCat Adds Brute Ratel to Attack Tools, Reports Sophos
18-07-2022 | 14:55:00
Ransomware gang has added Brute Ratel, a pentesting tool, to its arsenal of attack tools. This is according to “BlackCat Ransomware Attacks Not Merely a Byproduct of Bad Luck, by Sophos
Sophos ZTNA Earns Frost & Sullivan’s Global New Product Innovation Award
18-07-2022 | 14:50:00
The zero trust network access (ZTNA) offering is recognized for its superior protection, industry-first integrations, innovative capabilities, and ease of use.
Robots take up the cybersecurity fight, SLVA Cybersecurity
18-07-2022 | 07:46:00
The massive surge in cybercrime, the ever-increasing number of threat vectors, and a critical skills shortage has left organisations feeling more vulnerable to cyberattacks than ever before.
KnowBe4 and IDC raise the Cybersecurity flag in Sub-Saharan Africa
15-07-2022 | 11:41:34
The KnowBe4 and IDC Impact of Cyberextortion on Africa report released in June 2022 has revealed a complex cybercrime landscape in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) with data leakages, insider threats, malicious emails and targeted attacks continuing to seriously impact business security in the region.
KnowBe4 et IDC brandissent l’étendard du Cyber-sécurité en Afrique Subsaharienne
15-07-2022 | 11:38:00
Investissement croissant dans la connectivité et l’IoT augmentant la surface d’attaque de la cybercriminalité ; Il existe une relation linéaire entre le PIB et la cybercriminalité.
African Leadership International enters into agreement to acquire Silicon Valley’s Holberton Inc.
14-07-2022 | 17:51:00
African Leadership International (ALI) which aims to transform Africa by developing three million entrepreneurial leaders by 2035, has entered into an agreement to acquire Holberton Inc., a Silicon Valley-founded, project-based, college alternative educating the next generation of software engineers.
Education Sector Suffers Highest Data Encryption Rate and Longest Recovery Time, Sophos report
14-07-2022 | 12:03:00
The findings reveal that education institutions – both higher and lower education – are increasingly being hit with ransomware, with 60% suffering attacks in 2021 compared to 44% in 2020
[Column] Carey van Vlaanderen: Protect less tech savvy elderly from online fraudsters
14-07-2022 | 05:11:00
Van Vlaanderen cites a lack of education and proper governance as the main reasons that South Africa has become an attractive target for cybercriminals
[Column] Patrick Evans: Robots take up the cybersecurity fight
13-07-2022 | 10:55:15
The massive surge in cybercrime, the ever-increasing number of threat vectors, and a critical skills shortage has left organizations feeling more vulnerable to cyberattacks than ever before.
70% of organisations struggle to keep up with the volume of security alerts, Kaspersky report
11-07-2022 | 08:38:00
According to a new ESG study commissioned by Kaspersky, almost three-in-four (70%) respondent organisations struggle to keep up with the volume of alerts generated by security analytics tools.
Kaspersky discovers a new backdoor targeting governments and NGOs across the Middle East, Turkey and Africa
04-07-2022 | 15:24:00
Kaspersky experts have brought to light a poorly detected SessionManager backdoor that was set up as a malicious module within the Internet Information Services (IIS), a popular web server edited by Microsoft.
[Africa Tech Review] Nixon Kanali: Pan-African VC firms continue to invest in African startups
30-06-2022 | 13:54:55
Pan-African venture capital fund Launch Africa Ventures this week announced the close of its $36.3 million fund, which it has primarily used to invest in B2B and B2B2C startups across Africa
Cybersecurity skills survey highlights opportunities for diverse talents in South Africa, Trellix
30-06-2022 | 11:38:00
More than half of cybersecurity professionals agree that people don’t need a university degree to have a successful career in cybersecurity, despite 85% of those professionals holding degrees related to IT, computer science technology.
IBM set to grant $5 million to public schools globally to better prepare for growing ransomware threat
29-06-2022 | 11:05:00
In a recent report, IBM Security X-Force observed globally that the percentage of ransomware attacks against the education sector more than doubled from 2020 to 2021.
Kaspersky unveils new developments for TinyCheck
29-06-2022 | 10:13:20
TinyCheck is a unique, innovative tool designed to detect stalkerware on mobile devices. Kaspersky unveiled a new hub dedicated to TinyCheck, highlighting its latest developments and changes to how it can be used.
New advanced threat actor targets high-profile entities with new malware
27-06-2022 | 14:00:00
Kaspersky researchers reported an ongoing campaign carried out by an advanced persistent threat (APT) group dubbed ToddyCat, which focuses on compromising multiple Microsoft Exchange servers using two malicious programs.
[Kenya] Cybercriminals eye online businesses and payment portals
27-06-2022 | 13:38:00
Kenyans running online businesses and the increasingly ubiquitous payment portals are the latest target for cybercriminals.
Identitypass launches Government Document Verification Product
27-06-2022 | 09:43:42
Introducing Identitypass Document Verification Endpoint- The easiest way for African businesses to verify instantly and scale globally.
Skaleet and Salv in new partnership to help fight money laundering
27-06-2022 | 09:27:00
Skaleet has announced its partnership with Salv to provide their customers with Anti-Money Laundering solutions (AML), including transaction monitoring, sanctions screening and risk scoring.
Kaspersky expands its network of Transparency Centers opening three new facilities
23-06-2022 | 13:06:00
The new facilities expand opportunities for customers and partners to learn more about Kaspersky’s engineering and data processing practices.
[Kenya] Remote working spurs innovation in cybersecurity
23-06-2022 | 07:43:00
Cyber security solutions provider ESET East Africa says it has recorded a sharp increase in uptake of cloud services based on the upsurge of work and study from home initiatives by organizations and academic institutions in Kenya.
[Column] Carlo Bolzonello: Demystifying Cyberattacks on Critical Infrastructure
20-06-2022 | 13:22:48
Cyber-attacks have the potential to disrupt our lives completely, and in instances where critical national infrastructure is attacked, they could disrupt the country’s entire economy, leading to loss of life and livelihoods.
Ransomware attack on Shoprite an important reminder of the role employees play in cybersecurity, Check Point
20-06-2022 | 08:00:09
Check Point Software a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions globally, is reminding African organisations of the importance of cybersecurity training for employees, following the recent cyber-attack on Shoprite Holdings.
CAMTEL pour la protection des données
16-06-2022 | 12:50:50
Camtel décroche un contrat pour la fourniture de l’Internet et la protection des données à la Fonction publique.
[Egypt] Huawei Technologies provides expertise in cybersecurity
15-06-2022 | 11:40:15
Huawei Technologies participated in the Cyber & Information Security Exhibition & Conference, where the company joined a panel discussion titled to contribute its global expertise in the field of cybersecurity to achieve Secure Digital Economy, in line with Egypt Vision 2030.
Snake Keylogger malware returns to the top ten after a long absence, report
13-06-2022 | 16:01:00
Snake Keylogger is usually spread through emails that include docx or xlsx attachments with malicious macros, however this month researchers reported that SnakeKey Logger has been spread via PDF files.
87 critical vulnerabilities discovered in routers in 2021, Kaspersky report
13-06-2022 | 12:09:00
According to an analysis conducted by Kaspersky, over 500 vulnerabilities were discovered in routers in 2021, including 87 critical ones.
[Column] Anna Collard: The great phishing fail
13-06-2022 | 11:36:45
In 2021, phishing attacks increased by 7.3% according to the ESET Threat Report and the Cisco 2021 Cybersecurity threat trends report revealed that around 86% of organisations had at least one person click a phishing link.
South Africa shows the lowest rise in cybercrimes YoY, report
13-06-2022 | 08:56:00
According to the research, South Africa has the lowest YoY density increase of 2%, while in the previous year, the country showed the sharpest rise of 277%.
[Column] Carlo Bolzonello: Cybersecurity is a key national issue for Government – at every level
09-06-2022 | 08:15:00
There’s been a substantial increase in the number of cyber security incidents that have compromised critical and state infrastructure in South Africa in recent months.
[SLVA Cybersecurity] The evolution of vulnerability management
07-06-2022 | 15:03:00
As organisations focus on digitally transforming their enterprises, cybersecurity professionals have been facing an expansion of their attack surface – compounded by the digital explosion during the pandemic.
Third-party automotive apps bear significant privacy risks, Kaspersky research
07-06-2022 | 14:56:00
Kaspersky experts have analysed 69 popular third-party mobile applications designed to control connected cars and defined the main threats drivers may face while using them.
Workforce shortage impacts 85% of organizations’ cybersecurity posture, Trellix study
07-06-2022 | 07:38:00
Trellix, the cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), conducted new research into the talent shortage afflicting the cybersecurity industry.
WinDealer malware shows extremely sophisticated network abilities, Kaspersky
06-06-2022 | 12:53:00
Kaspersky researchers have discovered that malware dubbed WinDealer, spread by Chinese-speaking Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) actor LuoYu, has an ability to perform intrusions through a man-on-the-side attack.
Ransomware attacks on healthcare organizations increased 94% in 2021, Sophos survey
06-06-2022 | 10:16:00
The findings reveal a 94% increase in ransomware attacks on the organizations surveyed in this sector. In 2021, 66% of healthcare organizations were hit; 34% were hit the previous year. 
First Distribution teams with Nozomi Networks to broaden service delivery across Africa
01-06-2022 | 11:29:00
First Distribution, the pan-African distributor for Cybersecurity, Datacentre, Cloud, Surveillance, and IoT Solutions, has been appointed as a preferred provider and distributor by Nozomi Networks Inc, the player in OT and IoT security.
Sophos Named a Leader in 2022 KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Endpoint Protection, Detection and Response
26-05-2022 | 20:32:00
Sophos has been named a leader in the 2022 KuppingerCole Leadership Compass for Endpoint Protection, Detection and Response.
[Africa Tech Review] Nixon Kanali: Africa still lagging behind when it comes to Digital Rights and Inclusion
26-05-2022 | 15:37:00
Digital Rights and Inclusion have been an area of concern for most countries across Africa. At the recently-concluded Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum 2022 organized by Paradigm Initiative and a host of country partners across
[South Africa] NEC XON, Mimecast partner for SADC’s best e-mail security
26-05-2022 | 08:40:00
NEC XON has partnered with Mimecast Limited to complete its turnkey cybersecurity offering to South African organisations with secure email platform, integration, and managed cybersecurity services.
Le Tchad et le Niger bénéficieront de l’expertise du Maroc dans la protection des données personnelles
23-05-2022 | 11:16:00
La semaine dernière, la Commission nationale de contrôle de la protection des données à caractère personnel (CNDP) du Maroc a accepté de partager son expertise avec ses consoeurs du Tchad et du Niger.
Nine-in-ten organisations already attacked by ransomware would pay ransom if targeted again, report
19-05-2022 | 13:34:00
A new report by Kaspersky has revealed that in 88% of organisations previously attacked by ransomware, business leaders would choose to pay a ransom if faced with another attack.
Kaspersky Launches Online Ransomware Response Training Course
19-05-2022 | 13:21:00
To offer in-house cybersecurity teams and InfoSec professionals an opportunity to expand their analytical skills in the incident response domain, Kaspersky has designed a new Windows Incident Response training course.
Sophos Lifts the Lid Off Liquidity Mining CryptoCrime
19-05-2022 | 11:30:41
Sophos explains how the complexity of cryptocurrency and decentralized finance (DeFi), the foundations of liquidity mining, create the ideal environment for criminals to easily camouflage and carry out their malicious intentions.
Nozomi Networks and Siemens bring scalable cybersecurity to industrial automation
18-05-2022 | 09:05:12
Nozomi Networks and Siemens have extended their partnership by embedding Nozomi Networks’ Guardian Remote Collector software into the Siemens Scalance LPE local processing engine, a hardware platform designed for data processing for edge and cloud applications in manufacturing environments.
[Column] John Mc Loughlin: Cybercrime - Impersonating the CEO
16-05-2022 | 15:08:00
Over the past month, there has been an increase in an evolved method in change in bank details or payment fraud. This trend involves an internal change of bank details, mostly for the CEO.
Cybercriminals are increasingly exploiting vulnerabilities in Windows Print Spooler, Kaspersky
16-05-2022 | 13:35:00
Kaspersky researchers have revealed that the number of attacks exploiting numerous vulnerabilities in Windows Print Spooler have risen noticeably over the past four months.
[Column] Carey van Vlaanderen: The algorithms that suggest your kids’ content aren’t neutral
16-05-2022 | 08:32:00
Talking to children about their online behaviour may make them feel like we are invading their privacy, so be sensitive and make sure they feel heard and understood