Stay safe while transacting online this Black Friday

Anupam Pahuja, VP, India, SEA, Middle East, and Africa at Paypal shares tips on how consumers can keep themselves safe this festive season.
Anupam Pahuja

Need for training, partnerships intensifies as cybercrime grips Africa

According to KnowBe4 Africa, as an example, in 2020, the personal details of more than 24,000,000 South Africans and nearly 800,000 businesses were exposed due to cybercrime.
19 Nov

Evina taps into €20m to target Africa’s telco financial services market

Paris-based cybersecurity company confirms expansion plans and focus on protection of financial services by telco operators.
11 Nov

Data protection

A key is used by encryption and tokenisation to ensure access is provided only to the key holder.

DDoS attacks up by 300% in Africa since 2019

Continent experienced a similar spike in February 2020, coinciding with global COVID-19 related lockdowns, according to Seacom research.

Zimbabwe takes aim at social media

Government appoints task team to monitor social media posts.

A multi-tiered approach is critical in mitigating the risk of ransomware

The prevalence of ransomware is increasing exponentially, and it has become critical for organisations to plan for ‘when’ it happens, and not ‘if’ says Kate Mollett, Regional Director at Commvault Africa.

Acronis leverages CG Consulting alliance to streamline expansion plans

Cyber protection firm charts new course into Africa as businesses adapt to COVID-19 impact.

Introduction to SmartCrypto

SmartCrypto’s core value offering is its trusted-intelligence that together with its global partners in a collective and collaborative network offers trusted-solutions.
Oct 28, 2021

Zimbabwe announces new plan to tackle ‘economic sabotage’

Central bank looks to phase out bulk airtime sales.