Phishing in Africa: scammers target digital payment users
Research by Kaspersky reflects high incident rates in Kenya and Nigeria.
Jun 3, 2022
Rapid rise in cyber attacks against small businesses in Kenya, Nigeria
Africa, like other continents, is grappling with the cyber security ramifications of increased connected digital tech and cybercrime tools, threats like malware.
Aug 20, 2021
Malware, Ransomware continue to test Africa’s security
85 million attacks in six months, with South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria and Ethiopia mostly targeted, according to Kaspersky research.
Aug 5, 2021
Escalating financial malware a cause for serious concern in Kenya
According to Kaspersky, 29% of corporate users in Kenya experienced financial malware attacks in the first half of 2021.
Jul 21, 2021
Africa as susceptible to advanced cybercrime as global counterparts
Kaspersky research shows that financial services sector remains a top targeted industry on the continent.
May 3, 2021
Kaspersky partners with DataGroupIT to bolster West African footprint
Global cyber security company will gain access to new markets in Nigeria and Ghana.
Oct 2, 2020
Sub-Saharan Africa faces new APT, cyber mercenary risks
Endpoints are the most common entry points into an organisation’s infrastructure, with 68% of organisations having fallen victim to endpoint attacks, says Kaspersky.
Sep 23, 2020
Africa facing ‘millions of cyber attacks’ in 2020 – and the year isn’t over
Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa bear the brunt of malware and potentially unwanted applications, according to Kaspersky research.
Aug 11, 2020
First Distribution expands Kaspersky distribution to West Africa
First Distribution has expanded its distribution agreement with Kaspersky to offer security software portfolio in West Africa.
Jul 23, 2020
Employee training critical amid increasing cyber attacks in Africa
South Africa not the only country to experience attempts to break into organisational systems says Kaspersky.
Jun 3, 2020
Review of social media has Nigerian parents alarmed
Report by Kaspersky shows the need for parents to delve deeper into what their children are doing online.
Jan 30, 2020
Malware disguised under Billie Eilish brand fools 9,000 in Nigeria
Kaspersky found 30,982 malicious files that used the names of artists or their tracks in order to spread malware.
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