Cyber security

SEACOM suffers cyber security attack

The telecoms company confirmed it experienced a cyber security incident in a hosting environment, impacting a small number of customers.
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May 5, 2023

Experts warn South Africa is now prime target for global threat actors

Top attacks launched by threat actors in 2023 first quarter included Mustang Panda, APT40, Backdoor Diplomacy, ATP10, Lazarus, and Winnti Group.
Apr 21, 2023

Cubersecurity training for Cameroonian micro-finance institutions

The training is coming against the backdrop of a significant rise in threats, especially those facing the financial services industry.
Apr 20, 2023

Liquid Dataport ties-up with Algeria’s ICOSNET

The deal will allow ICOSNET access to Liquid's network expanding coverage for its clients' connectivity needs.
Apr 14, 2023

Cassava Technologies pledges $249m to SA economy

Cassava's investment pledge comprises key projects, including the expansion of the Liquid Intelligent Technologies fibre network, the extension of Africa Data Centres.
Apr 5, 2023

Liquid to launch new data centre in Zambia

Liquid Zambia has committed to launch a new data centre, and expand its fibre network to connect more towns across the country.

500 young African women join third CyberGirls fellowship

This year's cohort was selected from over 20 000 applications received from across Africa, highlighting the growing interest in cyber security among African women.
Mar 30, 2023

Liquid C2 sets up cyber security fusion centre in Zambia

The centre will offer comprehensive cyber security services, including threat intelligence, detection, and incident response.
Mar 23, 2023

Liquid acquires Egyptian cyber security firm Cysiv MEA

Cysiv MEA, formerly SecureMisr, provides enterprise cloud and cyber security services to some of Egypt's top companies, particularly in the financial services sector.
Mar 22, 2023

Taking niche crypto solutions to Africa and the 1bn

The crypto framework consists of six layers that are interconnected and, if built correctly, ensures trust in people, processes and technology.
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.
Oct 5, 2021

White paper: Cyber attack techniques and what they mean for your business

Exploring the different kinds of threats out there, and the difference between cyber protection and cyber security.