Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

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Doros Hadjizenonos is Regional Sales Director Southern Africa at Fortinet
Recognising and preventing modern cyber scams

When it comes to protecting yourself and your organisation against cyber scams, there's no "one-size-fits-all" solution...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 1 day ago

Simon Colman, executive head: digital distribution at SHA.
What SMEs should know before paying a cyber ransom

Increasingly, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are becoming the target of cyberattacks, yet most are still completely unprotected...

18 Oct 2018

Don't make your data compliance pop - make it POPIA
Don't make your data compliance pop - make it POPIA

Right now, data compliance is top of mind for practically every South African business, and for good reason...

By Daniel Lotter 17 Oct 2018

Practices for financial services sector to protect itself against DDoS attacks
Practices for financial services sector to protect itself against DDoS attacks

South Africa's financial services sector is widely acknowledged to be both sophisticated and sound, backed by technology...

17 Oct 2018

Cyber-espionage group uses popular messenger's brand for targeted attacks
Cyber-espionage group uses popular messenger's brand for targeted attacks

Kaspersky Lab researchers have discovered a wave of cyber-espionage targeted attacks aimed at Central Asian diplomatic organisations...

16 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

SAFPS finds that Protection of Information Act leaves loopholes for fraudsters
SAFPS finds that Protection of Information Act leaves loopholes for fraudsters

As the rate of identity theft accelerates, some have asked how information becomes available to companies...

12 Oct 2018

Closing the skills gap with cybersecurity training
Closing the skills gap with cybersecurity training

To close the skills gap, organisations and academic institutions must take proactive measures...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 12 Oct 2018

Data breaches compromised 4.5 billion records
Data breaches compromised 4.5 billion records

Gemalto released the latest findings of the Breach Level Index revealing 945 data breaches led to 4.5 billion data records being compromised worldwide in the first half of 2018...

11 Oct 2018

Ventureburn 2018 Startup Survey is here!
Ventureburn 2018 Startup Survey is here!

Ventureburn is proud to announce the launch of the 2018 Ventureburn Tech Startup Survey...

11 Oct 2018

Non-compliance: leading organisations down the rabbit hole
Non-compliance: leading organisations down the rabbit hole

PwC's latest Global Economic Crime and Fraud Survey 2018 ranks South Africa as the second most targeted country in the world when it comes to cyber attacks...

By Simeon Tassev 10 Oct 2018

Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way
Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

As mobile computing - especially using personal devices - becomes more common, the potential for network compromise is increasing...

By Doros Hadjizenonos 9 Oct 2018

Facebook releases statement on viral scam
Facebook releases statement on viral scam

NEWSWATCH: Facebook has warned of a new viral hoax message that is fooling users into thinking their account has been 'cloned' by cyber criminals and to forward on the message to all of their Facebook friends...

8 Oct 2018

The DNA of cybersecurity failure
The DNA of cybersecurity failure

Cybersecurity has become one of the most important aspects determining the safety of companies, governments and individuals in the modern age...

By Martin Potgieter 8 Oct 2018

Breaking through digital frontiers to achieve the exceptional
Breaking through digital frontiers to achieve the exceptional

We stand at the precipice of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, which promises to be the most globally impactful revolution to date...

8 Oct 2018

AI, machine learning boost cybersecurity
AI, machine learning boost cybersecurity

"The changing nature of the security game is seeing a number of trends rise to the fore," says Simon Campbell-Young, MD of Credence Security...

8 Oct 2018

A new approach to better information security
A new approach to better information security

Despite having tools, solutions and processes in place to protect their information assets, businesses remain at significant risk from attacks...

By Jayson O'Reilly 5 Oct 2018

Building credibility in a fast-moving ICT sector
Building credibility in a fast-moving ICT sector

In today's ICT business landscape, credibility is hard to achieve and even harder to maintain in the long run...

By Steve Briggs 5 Oct 2018

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: 5 Tips for consumers
Cybersecurity Awareness Month: 5 Tips for consumers

With October being International Cyber Security Awareness Month, people should be more responsible when it comes to what they do on the internet...

5 Oct 2018

Getting your SMME investment ready
Getting your SMME investment ready

Television shows like Dragon's Den would have us believe that a halfway decent product and a charismatic founder are all that's needed for an SMME to attract investors...

By John Press 5 Oct 2018

Cybersecurity needs to evolve with systems
Cybersecurity needs to evolve with systems

The integration of cybersecurity into every aspect of an organisation's business activities is crucial...

By Lindiwe Maseko 2 Oct 2018

Avoiding the high cost of poor cyber resilience
Avoiding the high cost of poor cyber resilience

Ransomware attacks are increasing, both in frequency and cost to businesses...

By Brian Pinnock 2 Oct 2018

Prevention is always better than cure
Prevention is always better than cure

Every data breach that rocks the headlines seems to get worse. The fines get bigger, the damage to reputation more severe...

1 Oct 2018

Global study finds AI is a key cybersecurity weapon
Global study finds AI is a key cybersecurity weapon

Recent research shows security teams view machine learning and network visibility for users and IoT devices essential for battling stealthy threats inside IT infrastructures...

28 Sep 2018

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Why SMEs should be looking at cyber insurance

Budgets are tight and owners constantly have to prioritise spending. An expense like cybersecurity and thoughts of the nebulous world of cybercrime might be...

By Colin Thornton 28 Sep 2018

Do consumers see cyberattacks as new normal?
Do consumers see cyberattacks as new normal?

According to a recent survey, about 87% of people now accept that data breaches and hacks are the new normal...

28 Sep 2018

Is your business cyber resilient?
Is your business cyber resilient?

With data being likened to the oil of the digital age, decision-makers cannot afford to ignore evolving cyber threats...

27 Sep 2018

#GartnerSYM: The next phase of digital transformation
#GartnerSYM: The next phase of digital transformation

Digital business transformation is upon us. Enterprises, small and large, have recognised the power of tech to transform their ability to deliver value. But where do we go from here?

By Evan-Lee Courie 17 Sep 2018

Taking a 'human-centric' approach to security
Taking a 'human-centric' approach to security

Every time the details of a new security breach hits the headlines, something is made clear...

13 Sep 2018

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