Distributor Networks Unlimited closes in on Exclusive Networks

Companies take a step closer to deal after signing exclusivity agreement.
28 Jul

Nigeria again extends NIN/SIM registration deadline

New October deadline follows request from stakeholders to consider remote regions.
27 Jul

Sophos’ Braintrace acquisition to bolster NDR tech in Africa

Network Detection and Response is critical to successful threat hunting say companies.
21 Jul

Botswana climbs on ITU’s security index

Country’s industry regulator attributes progress to national cyber security strategy launched in 2020.

Africa as susceptible to advanced cybercrime as global counterparts

Kaspersky research shows that financial services sector remains a top targeted industry on the continent.

Should we ban cryptocurrency to stop ransomware?

People need to understand they are the target, security vendors must help lower the security poverty line, and the media should look beyond sensationalism says Brendan Kotze, Chief Development Officer, Performanta.

Kenya’s electoral body denies system security breach

Body refutes media reports and says its register of voters is housed within a Biometric Voter Registration system.

Cybercrime is an existential threat to West Africa's economic growth

Business leaders, their security teams and their technology partners need to urgently implement new controls says Titilayo Adewumi, Regional Sales Director: West Africa at SAP.
Jun 30, 2021

Opportunity opens up as Africa gets to grip with SaaS, cyber threats

Commvault readies to deploy expertise, market experience and technology within a continent that has been forced to fast-track digital transformation.
Jun 29, 2021

Civil rights groups lobby Buhari to rescind Twitter suspension

Paradigm Initiative, representing a group of organisations and individuals, pens open letter to government.