Cyber security

Cyber security: It takes a village

Botswana-based CISO, Dr. June Jeremiah believes InfoSecurity chiefs need to prioritise familiarising staff with what an organisation’s security function aims to fulfil.
May 18, 2017

More cyberattacks expected

Governments are scrambling to catch the culprits behind the cyberattacks that are disrupting operations at large organisations.

Advanced application security: at the centre of the digital economy

New digital business ecosystems require new ways of building and securing our applications
Dec 1, 2016

Kenya cyber attacks growing in sophistication; prevention is key

The recent hacking of Kenya's Government in November 2016 has highlighted the increasing attacks in the country and placed a spotlight on the vulnerabilities and losses for government and online businesses.
Sep 8, 2016

The great non-divide between cyber security and geopolitics

The combination of the information shift to cloud computing and the energy move to the smart grid is creating a massive headache for governments according to?Bryan Hamman of Arbor Networks.
Aug 29, 2016

Four key components to an effective cyber-security strategy

Jeremy Capell, GM, Advisory Services, ContinuitySA believes there are four key components to an effective cyber-security strategy.
Jul 4, 2016

F5 turns up the OpenStack heat

OpenStack continues to gain momentum as the basis for both private cloud and a network functions virtualisation (NFV) enabler.
Jun 14, 2016

Cyber-security is a business issue, not an IT issue

Some have said, only half-jokingly, that an innovation only gets the investment they need to be perfected once the arms industry has seen a need for it. More worryingly, there is now good evidence that much of the innovation is being driven by increasingly organised, sophisticated and well-resourced cyber-criminals.
Apr 5, 2016

IAM helps fight the insider threat

First for Phoenix CEO Simon Campbell-Young says the insider threat should never be underestimated.
Feb 19, 2016

OPINION: Cyber security needs to be to tackled from all angles

Companies not doing enough to protect themselves and employees from the risks in cyber space.
Dec 17, 2015

Media bodies urge rethink on SA cyber security bill

Proposed legislation will 'create a chilling environment' for freedom of expression, access to information claims Association for Progressive Communications.