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Top 5 schemes cybercriminals are running at the Olympic Games

Cybercriminals have no limit when it comes to creating new ways to take advantage and the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic games which came...

How AI technology can beat cybercriminals at their own game

Artificial intelligence (AI) technology is a powerful technology, and because of this, it holds great potential for exploitation by cybercriminals. Considering this, the...

South Africa’s port operations disrupted by cyber attack

South African state-owned freight company Transnet has been hit by a cyber attack that has disrupted container operations at its port in...

By 2025 cyber attackers will have weaponised OT to successfully harm or kill Humans – Gartner

As operational technology (OT) attacks become more common, research firm Gartner has predicted that by 2025, cyber attackers will have weaponised OT...

Cyberattacks: How Africa compares to the world

With digital transformation a top priority on the corporate agenda as companies identify new ways to grow their business, cyber attackers and...

68% of South Africans encountered fraudsters on social media in 2020 says Kaspersky

A study by cyber security firm Kaspersky, has revealed that about 68% of South African respondents confirmed that they or their loved...

Defending against sophisticated blended cybersecurity threats – what you need to know

While blended cybersecurity threats are not new, they are fairly sophisticated and multi-staged in nature, meaning that they are difficult to protect...

Cybercrime surge: shift to remote work largely to blame

As global cybercrime surges, a new report has been published revealing the most significant 2021 H1 cybercrime statistics to provide a precise...

Hackers breach Microsoft’s customer support tools

Tech giant Microsoft says hackers managed to gain access to some of its customer support tools. Microsoft says the...

Cyber espionage mostly targeting information and finance industry

Companies and organizations worldwide are losing billions due to cybercrime each year. Although most of them significantly increased their cybersecurity budgets, cyber...

Antivirus software mogul John McAfee dies in prison

The eponymous antivirus software creator John McAfee was found dead in a prison cell on Wednesday. He was 75 years old.

Inside the mind of a cyber criminal

Cyber criminals come in many different flavours, but the majority of them are in it for one thing: financial pay-off. They want...

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Top 5 schemes cybercriminals are running at the Olympic Games

Cybercriminals have no limit when it comes to creating new ways to take advantage and the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic games which came...

Online University of the People increases its focus on South Africa

University of the People (UoPeople) has announced its plans to increase its reach amongst South African students searching for affordable, accessible, quality...

Mobile money set to take South Africa by storm

Mobile money has seen massive uptake in Africa over the last decade, however, South Africa has lagged due to the country’s stringent...

10 steps to become a Linux Samurai, and a hero to your fellow developer

The beauty of Linux is that it is made by programmers, for programmers. It can run on almost any hardware and there...

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