One Channel Namibia warns of serious gap in security

One Channel Namibia warns that with the help of a hard-drive-encrypting virus, cyber criminals force users to choose between paying an online ransom and losing their files forever.
Sep 26, 2017

Containing the Malware Plague - Remote Browser Isolation Solution Protects Endpoints from Browser-Borne Threats

Ericom Shield for Secure Browsing Defends Users and Businesses Against Ransomware and Other Malware Attacks
Sep 19, 2017

Mobile devices - things are getting personal, including attacks

When it comes to mobile devices, things are getting more personal, including attacks. Contact lists, emails and text messages are just the tip of what people keep on their devices.
Nov 21, 2016

Malware - a growing threat to business in Africa

Surveys, expert insight confirm route of infection and sophistication of attacks continues to increase.
Sep 5, 2016

Cloud - Why your business needs to make the move

Steven Cohen writes that concerns regarding malware, compliance and security are probably the first on the list but are not the only point of hesitation.
Jul 14, 2016

How the cloud can help your business stay secure as cyber-crime soars in Kenya

Dr. Rutendo Hwindingwi recommends that Kenyan companies look towards cloud applications as one means of improving the security of their IT environments.
Feb 26, 2016

South Africa more vulnerable to cybercriminals

The country ranked 22nd on Check Point's list of countries most targeted by cybercriminals in January 2016, from 67th in December.
Jan 26, 2016

No sign of malware storm abating

Aside from Trojans, Ransomware was the most common form of cyberattack throughout the year, claims Panda Security report.
Jan 26, 2016

Commonsense advice for protecting your device from mobile malware

Mobile malware is on the increase and the purpose of almost all of it is to generate income for cybercriminals. Some malware can monitor devices for banking transactions, gathering sensitive details like passwords and account numbers.
Oct 21, 2015

SA users feeling the pinch of malware attacks

Kaspersky Lab, B2B International study suggests one in three attacks result in money loss.
Jul 10, 2015

OPINION: Old malware, new tricks

The reality behind explosion in new malware and the threat this represents.
Aug 20, 2014

Firewalls, the information exchange gateways

?Without a means to prevent this, your machine is operating with an "open door" policy.