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Is your website POPIA compliant?

The Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) have a significant impact on websites and other...

White Paper: Cyber AI for the Inbox

PROMOTED CONTENT In this new era of cyber security threats, it is critical for organizations to embrace technologies such...

Kaspersky reinforces its West Africa presence

Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky, has further strengthened its footprint in West Africa by partnering with ICT distributor DataGroup IT, who will help with...

Stalkerware affects one out of every 100 mobile users in Kenya, Nigeria

Statistics have shown that stalkerware affected one out of every 100 mobile users in Kenya and Nigeria in 2020 and malware every...

2021 Threat Report: Four Key Trends in the Cyber-Threat Landscape

PROMOTED CONTENT The sudden and unforeseen transition to remote and hybrid working has had profound implications on the cyber-threat...

5 ways ransomware gangs have evolved today

Cybercriminals have changed the way they distribute ransomeware. In the past, ransomeware was spread through encrypted files on a large scale but...

South Africa’s Altron acquires Lawtrust for $17.2 million

South African listed company Altron Group, has announced its acquisition of cyber security firm Lawtrust, from Etion, for R245 million ($17.2 million),...

inq. partners Elastic to expand cyber security solutions in Africa

Inq., a pan-African cloud-based digital service provider has partnered Elastic to boost cyber security solutions in Africa as demand increases.

How businesses should deal with the threat of cybercrime

Organisations should harden security, educate their workforce and shore up their last line of defence Cybercrime is on the...

Nearly half of ransomware victims in South Africa pay the ransom

A global study has revealed that 42% of ransomware victims in South Africa paid the ransom to restore access to their data...

25% of internet users in Africa exposed to cyberattacks in 2020

An analysis of cyberattacks in Africa has revealed that internet users are more likely to face malware related attacks hidden within their...

‘Scammers’ swindle Pick n Pay Zimbabwe of over US$600,000

TM Pick n Pay Zimbabwe, a unit of South African Pick n Pay retail stores has been rocked by an e-mail hacking...

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