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Crunch time for retailers as holiday shopping days approach

By Industry Contributor 25 November 2021

South Africa is now fully immersed within this month’s (more specifically tomorrow’s) Black Friday Frenzy. While this is a fortunate time for consumers, this is a difficult time for retailers – especially when websites and... FULL STORY >

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Cybersecurity: Utilities at its most vulnerable

By Industry Contributor 23 November 2021

By Vladimir Milovanovic, Vice President, Power Systems, Anglophone Africa at Schneider Electric FULL STORY >

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Number of malicious shopping websites jumps 178% ahead of November e-Shopping Holidays

By Staff Writer 18 November 2021

Some sobering news ahead of the holiday season is that Check Point Research has revealed that that is has spotted 5300 different malicious websites per week, marking the highest since the beginning of 2021. FULL STORY >

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Industry Insight: Don’t let Black Friday and Cyber Monday compromise your data security practices

By Industry Contributor 17 November 2021

November has become a peak month for online shopping and combined with the rapid growth of e-commerce during the pandemic, this could be a recipe for cybersecurity disaster. Simeon Tassev unpacks... FULL STORY >

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Rethinking security strategy: back to the future

By Industry Contributor 17 November 2021

Security leaders know about the urgent need to rebuild their defence and mitigation infrastructure from the ground up – but where to start? David Jack from Citrix offers some ideas. FULL STORY >

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Growing demand for fake vaccine passports leading to new phishing risks

By Staff Writer 16 November 2021

Demand for fake vaccination cards appears to be on the rise in South Africa, with several reports noting incidents in which people request fake vaccination cards in order to be able to travel, and even cases in which... FULL STORY >

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Fraud Week targets pandemic-fuelled schemes and scams

By Staff Writer 15 November 2021

Fraud already cost businesses and individuals $5 trillion each year before the pandemic, but COVID-19’s upheaval created a perfect climate for it to grow. FULL STORY >

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BT deploys epidemiological AI to combat cybersecurity attacks

By Staff Writer 15 November 2021

BT has announced it has developed ‘epidemiological AI’ based on the spread of viruses in humans to combat cyber-attacks. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky teams up with INTERPOL and civil society to offer stalkerware training

By Staff Writer 15 November 2021

Kaspersky has joined with other Coalition Against Stalkerware experts to provide police officers with the requisite knowledge to investigate digital stalking. FULL STORY >

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Parental dilemma – 66% of parents in South Africa struggle to follow rules they set for their own children

By Staff Writer 11 November 2021

A new global survey, commissioned by Kaspersky, explores the role of healthy digital habits in the family, as well as the effect of parents’ behaviour on children and vice versa. FULL STORY >

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Cracked Hacks - When fun becomes dangerous

By Staff Writer 9 November 2021

Anna Collard, SVP of Content Strategy & Evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa, explains why pirated games aren't really free, costing time, money and your digital security. FULL STORY >

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Cybersecurity: Focus on your people, lose the siloes

By Industry Contributor 29 October 2021

By Daniel Lotter, Channel Development Manager at Itec South Africa FULL STORY >

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Beware the Social Engineers.

By Staff Writer 15 October 2021

It is absolutely essential for people to be mindful of what they post on social media, as there are types of attacks that hack personal accounts and steal information to be sold to the highest underground bidders. Anna Collard from KnowBe4 Africa explains. FULL STORY >

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Industry Insight - Bracing for Cyber Cover in Today’s Data Era

By Industry Contributor 12 October 2021

As the world economy continues to digitise operations, supply chains, business transactions and employee and customer services, cyber-attacks continue to be cited as one of the major threats to the world. Michel Nader explains how... FULL STORY >

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Study - South Africans increasingly changing attitudes of social media in favour of balanced wellness

By Staff Writer 12 October 2021

In some unexpected but welcome news, cybersecurity company Kaspersky today announced that it has launched a meditation course to help promote digital wellbeing. FULL STORY >

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