Ukraine hit by cyber attacks amid Russian invasion

Security firm ESET finds destructive malware circulating in Ukraine as Russia invades the Eastern European country.
Admire Moyo
Dec 6, 2018

Cloud growth a factor in data breaches

Increased use of cloud platforms and influence of application logic bugs must be kept in mind, according to Check Point executive.

IT security skills increasingly sought-after

ESET Senior Malware Researcher spoke with ITWeb Africa ahead of the company's Security Day.
Aug 30, 2018

ESET readies to engage SA's enterprise market

Traditionally SME-focused, the company has confirmed it will officially service the enterprise market segment in 2019.
Aug 16, 2018

IT security spend to increase ... but is it enough?

Gartner research suggests top three drivers for spending is security risks, business needs and industry changes.
Jul 28, 2017

ESET warns against alternative Android app stores

The company advised users to always download apps from official app stores and practice caution when downloading any internet content.
Jun 30, 2017

Global attack likely cover for Ukraine malware installation

The target of the virus that spread from Ukraine across the world is likely to have been that country's computer infrastructure, say police.
Jun 28, 2017

Petya ransomware unleashes havoc, raises alarm worldwide

Businesses urged to ensure software is up-to-date and all files are backed up.
Oct 6, 2016

SA's POPI Act - avoid compliance at your peril warn experts

Delegates at second annual ESET Security Day Summit receive advice on how best to handle legislation.
Aug 3, 2016

Ground patrol means everything in Africa's IT security

Why ESET's gamble on splitting focus in Africa has paid off for the company.
Oct 15, 2015

SA third highest cybercrime hotspot - ESET survey

Banking and payment protection is the standout feature of latest version within company's Smart Security product range.
Dec 2, 2013

'Piracy, lack of cyber security policy drives Kenyan cybercrime'

Expert from antivirus firm ESET says these two issues need to be dealt with in 2014.