More is less in cybersecurity Issue 2 2021 Post-pandemic paradox: more solutions do not bring better protection. Despite 80% of organisations running up to 10 different protection and cybersecurity solutions simultaneously, more than 50% of them experienced downtime from data loss last year.
Ransomware and Microsoft Exchange Server attacks are surging Issue 2 2021 Check Point Research sees global surges in ransomware attacks, alongside increases in cyberattacks targeting Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerabilities at a time where CISA has raised the alarm about ransomware attacks against Microsoft Exchange servers.
Security patches are not a plan Issue 2 2021, Galix Group Patches are undoubtedly an essential component of a cybersecurity strategy, but with the current digital landscape, with many employees continuing to work from home, patches alone are not sufficient.
Free technology to boost future careers Issue 2 2021, Security Services & Risk Management A global shortage of cybersecurity professionals has become so severe that companies are increasingly at risk from hacking and industrial espionage.
IoT malware attacks worldwide surge by 66% Issue 2 2021, News Based on the ‘Global Cyberattack Trends’ report by SonicWall, in 2020, malware attacks on IoT devices spiked by 66% compared to 2019. In a year, they grew from 34,3 million cases to nearly 56,9 million.
Seven simple steps to keep your SME cyber-safe Issue 2 2021 Cybersecurity experts at ENHALO, a full-circle cyber defence group, understand the cyber-challenges facing the SME owner; here are seven simple steps to keep your SME cyber-safe in 2021.
Snyk launches in South Africa Issue 2 2021, News Snyk provides a platform to secure all of the critical components of today’s cloud native application development, including the code, open source libraries, container infrastructure and infrastructure as code.
Acronis acquires Synapsys in South Africa Issue 2 2021, News Acronis has acquired Synapsys, its long-time partner located in Cape Town, South Africa, that specialises in distributing Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions through the service provider channel.
Gallagher achieves UK cybersecurity standard Issue 1 2021, Gallagher, Access Control & Identity Management, Government and Parastatal (Industry) The Gallagher UK CPNI CAPSS High Security System features compliances to the Cyber Assurance for Physical Security Systems (CAPSS) standard, and the Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure (CPNI) Readers and Tokens standards.
New Thales distributors for Africa Issue 1 2021, Cyber Security South Africa, News Cyber Security Africa Distribution (CSAD) and Cyber Security South Africa (CSSA) have been appointed as distributors of Thales access management and data protection solutions across the African continent.
Three key areas for zero-trust access Issue 1 2021, Cyber Security South Africa, Editor's Choice, Access Control & Identity Management Protecting the network with this zero-trust access (ZTA) approach means that all users, all devices and all web applications from the cloud must be trusted, authenticated, and have the correct amount of access privilege (and no more).
Always-connected 5G PC cybersecurity Issue 1 2021 Sophos has announced its plans to provide Sophos Intercept X endpoint protection for 5G PCs powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon compute platforms, providing users with next-generation security through an always-on, always-connected PC environment.
Malware: the biggest threat Issue 1 2021, J2 Software A research study conducted by Deep Instinct reports on the hundreds of millions of attempted cyber-attacks that occurred every day throughout 2020 showing malware increased by 358% overall.
Securing access to the data centre Issue 1 2021, Suprema When looking for a solution to securing your data centre, FaceStation F2 stands out in terms of its versatility, security and rich feature offering.
Information visibility is key for brand protection Issue 1 2021 High-value employees now give away more information in the social media age than ever before and businesses need a solution that will immediately block, hide or remove racial slurs, sensitive data like credit card numbers, competitor posts, scams, malicious links and more.