Anna Collard

Safer Internet Day highlights Africa's online challenge

Check Point research shows that Africa experienced the highest volume of cyber attacks in the world last year.
Christopher Tredger
Dec 14, 2022

The extremely unsecure crystal ball: Cybersecurity 2023

Cybercriminals are limbering up for another year of security contortions says Anna Collard, SVP Content Strategy & Evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa.
Sep 27, 2022

KB4-CON EMEA to focus on strengthening the human firewall

KnowBe4’s second annual KB4-CON conference for EMEA gets under way next month, with a focus on the weakest link in the security chain – humans.
Aug 31, 2022

Africa offers cryptocurrency opportunity but risk is a factor

People need to become familiar with the threats of social engineering and common scams so they can protect their money said Anna Collard, SVP Content Strategy and Evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa.
Jul 14, 2022

Cyberextortion pushes Sub-Saharan businesses to the brink

Data leaks, targeted attacks are ongoing and top threats to the region, according to research by KnowBe4 and the IDC.
Jul 11, 2022

Decentralised finance (DeFi) needs more cybersecurity, regulations

Hackers, scammers, charlatans and money-grabbers run amok within the world of DeFi says Anna Collard, SVP of Content Strategy and Evangelist of KnowBe4 Africa.
Mar 14, 2022

Securing the acronyms: preparing for the metaverse and Web3

NFTs, Web3, cryptocurrencies, blockchain and the metaverse – it is the era of hype says Anna Collard, SVP Content Strategy & Evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa.
Feb 17, 2022

Why unconscious incompetence is Africa’s biggest cybersecurity threat

Market research highlights that while many are concerned about cybercrime, few are proactive in their response.
Feb 11, 2022

Behaviour changes when cyber security gets personal

Anna Collard, SVP of content strategy & evangelist, KnowBe4 Africa, at the ITWeb Governance, Risk and Compliance 2022 virtual conference.
Nov 29, 2021

From 2021 to 2022: The cybersecurity outlook

Anna Collard, SVP Content Strategy & Evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa unpacks the trends that shaped 2021 and considers what lies ahead in 2022.
Nov 22, 2021

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.
Mar 25, 2021

Convenience outweighs risk for Africa’s mobile users, research claims

KnowBe4 Mobile Users in Africa survey gauged the opinions of Africa’s mobile users on the recent decision by WhatsApp to update their terms and conditions.