NIST’s impact on cybersecurity Issue 6 2023 Through its NIST Cybersecurity Framework, the non-regulatory agency empowers organisations to take a proactive approach towards managing and mitigating cyber risks, enabling them to stay resilient against the ever-evolving threat landscape.
Best practice tips for strengthening data privacy system Issue 6 2023, Security Services & Risk Management International cybercriminals are increasingly targeting South African organizations, making data privacy more difficult to maintain. A standardization expert offers insight to help combat this threat.
AI-powered cyber protection for consumers Issue 6 2023, IT infrastructure Acronis Cyber Protect Home Office is designed for the evolving landscape of cyber threats by integrating Acronis' cyber protection and secure backup solutions, combining AI-powered defence mechanisms, robust data backup, remote management tools, and mobile device protection.
A surge of cybersecurity for the energy sector Issue 6 2023, Government and Parastatal (Industry) With a rapid transition towards renewable energy, the energy sector has an increased reliance on technology. This makes it particularly vulnerable with regards to cybersecurity, as it depends on interconnected systems and digital technologies.
Secure backup strategies imperative for business continuity Issue 6 2023, IT infrastructure Cybercrime is on the rise, and businesses need to adjust how they manage their data to fend off attackers, or risk irreparable damage, writes Lisa Strydom, Senior Manager Channel and Alliance for Africa at Veeam Software.
CHI selects NEC XON as trusted cybersecurity partner Issue 6 2023, News, Industrial (Industry) CHI Limited, Nigeria's leading market player in fruit juices and dairy products, has engaged in a strategic cybersecurity partnership with NEC XON, a pan-African ICT systems integrator.
Mitigating escalating DDoS cyberattacks Issue 6 2023 As cyberattacks, particularly those of the Distributed Denial of Services (DDoS) variety, continue to rise at an unprecedented rate across Africa, it is no longer a question of ‘if’ your organisation will be targeted, but rather ‘when’.
Six effective antidotes to modern cyber adversaries Issue 6 2023 As the head of cybersecurity at NEC XON, Armand Kruger has witnessed the transformation from hooded hackers to a sophisticated dark economy that poses unprecedented threats and is run like a business.
Key strategies for businesses in the face of cyber threats Issue 6 2023, Security Services & Risk Management Businesses face severe financial and reputational consequences due to data breaches and daily website hacks, and not all organisations are adequately prepared to combat these escalating threats.
Cyberattacks are inevitable for small businesses Issue 6 2023 The recent cyberattack on Microsoft is a stark reminder that no organisation, regardless of its size or industry, is immune to cyber threats. Even small businesses, often assuming they are less attractive targets, are vulnerable.
From overwhelm to oversight Issue 6 2023, Editor's Choice, Products Security automation is vital in today’s world, and Microsoft Sentinel is a widely adopted, but complex answer. ContraForce is an easy-to-use add-on that automatically processes, verifies and warns of threats round-the-clock.
FutureBank and IDVerse partner to fight cybercrime Issue 6 2023, Financial (Industry) Generative AI is breeding different fraud types, and cybercrime is predicted to become the biggest economy in the world in the next 18 months. FutureBank and IDVerse have joined forces to keep their customers safe.
Kaspersky appoints new GM for Africa Issue 6 2023, News Kaspersky has announced the appointment of Andrew Voges as the new General Manager for Africa to boost regional market positioning and enterprise protection.
Protecting South African systems through XDR cybersecurity Issue 6 2023, Security Services & Risk Management Carlo Bolzonello, Country Lead for Trellix South Africa, discusses how the country can protect its valuable digital assets through the artificial intelligence-enabled Extended Detection and Response (XDR) cybersecurity approach.
Kaspersky launches Professional Services Packages for SMBs Issue 5 2023, News, Security Services & Risk Management Kaspersky has announced the launch of a range of Professional Services Packages for SMBs, offering tailored support products that help customers get the most out of their cybersecurity resources.
Six cybersecurity mistakes to avoid Issue 5 2023, Security Services & Risk Management Safeguarding sensitive data and maintaining robust cybersecurity practices has become paramount for businesses of all sizes, with the global costs of cybercrime expected to reach US$13 trillion within the next five years.
Has your business planned for the worst? Issue 5 2023, Editor's Choice, Security Services & Risk Management Incident response is a specialised part of security, like a hospital's intensive care unit: IR kicks in when the organisation detects a breach of its systems to stop criminals from doing more damage.
Veeam’s route to immutability Issue 5 2023, News, IT infrastructure National and international data protection and ransomware recovery experts gathered to exchange data protection and ransomware recovery best practise that bolster cyber resilience at VeeamON Tour: Expand 2023.
Empowering the new team of trailblazers in cybersecurity Issue 6 2023, News, Training & Education Fortinet is committed to creating more opportunities for women in cybersecurity in South Africa as it actively fosters a culture of inclusion by expanding access to training and career advancement through its training institute.