Hackers nail Zambia’s Central Bank

Bank confirms partial disruption to IT systems and applications.
Michael Malakata

Zambia’s President agrees to reconsider cyber security laws

Controversy still hovers over Cyber Security and Cyber Crime Law.

Public sector security has to remain a priority

Public sector municipalities can build a culture of security with the right tools, training and technology.
13 May

Malawi losing MWK120m monthly to mobile fraud

Malawi is losing approximately MWK120-million monthly to mobile money fraud, according to Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA).

Data protection is at the heart of financial services success in Nigeria

Nigeria Data Protection Regulation means that ignorance can no longer be used as an excuse for not protecting data says Bar Hori, Regional Sales Executive at Commvault for Africa.

First Distribution extends Fortinet reach in SADC

First Distribution has now the ability to propose Fortinet’s entire portfolio in the SADC.

How to stop emails from going to spam?

Twelve easy steps to learn how to stop your emails from going to spam, every strategy used by modern digital marketers, and more!

Criminals target Zambia’s mobile money agents

Authorities have called for calm amid a spate of abductions.

Partnerships on the rise as cybercrime spikes in Africa

Research shows that nearly three quarters of South Africa’s top 100 corporates are investing more in cybersecurity than the industry average.
3 May

DCC to distribute Check Point in SA, SADC

Check Point and DCC say that businesses (irrespective of their size) that come under cyberattack incur higher costs from operational disruption and altered business practices.

IOT deployed to curb motorbike theft in Uganda

Independent global mobile operator Telecom26 appointed to help track down stolen ‘boda bodas’.

The importance of training in managing a cybersecurity skills shortage

We have therefore built our extensive training services, allowing our employees and partners to skill up in a number of different ways says Stefan van de Giessen, Country Manager: SA & SADC, Exclusive Networks Africa.
Apr 11, 2022

SIM registration storm brewing in Kenya

The CA plans to switch off unregistered SIM cards by 15 April 2022.