Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Batten down
the hatches

Malawi to better
protect finance sector.

Wednesday, Feb 19th

Ethiopia enacts strict social media and fake news law

Ethiopia enacts strict social media and fake news law

Critics have branded the new law 'harsh' and feel it could undermine freedom of speech in the country.

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Country's Reserve Bank introduces new regulations finalised in October 2019.

Exposed: Bot family infecting mobile users on two continents

Exposed: Bot family infecting mobile users on two continents

Anti-fraud solutions provider Evina has unmasked malware on the GooglePlay app store.

Malware disguised under Billie Eilish brand fools 9,000 in Nigeria

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.

Is outsourcing the solution to SA's cybercrime scourge?

Is outsourcing the solution to SA's cybercrime scourge?

Yes, according to risk management solution and services provider SearchInform.

Tanzania, Uganda criticised for SIM card registration policies

Tanzania, Uganda criticised for SIM card registration policies

A Comparitech report reflects the ranking of the countries based on 'harsh' regulation practices.

Africa found wanting on cyber crime preparedness

Africa found wanting on cyber crime preparedness

The majority of people living on the African continent are not prepared for cyber attacks.

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Nigeria's SureBet247 rubbishes claims of possible security breach

Betting site claims it was actually the server provider that was targeted.

Altron lands R360-million deal

Altron lands R360-million deal

Company acquires ID security firm Ubusha Tech, effective 1 March 2020.

Russian hacking group targets Sub-Saharan Africa banks

Russian hacking group targets Sub-Saharan Africa banks

Kaspersky Lab reports thousands of notifications of attacks on major banks in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Dimension Data MEA launches security services brand

Dimension Data MEA launches security services brand

Company will leverage the security assets of its subsidiaries, primarily ContinuitySA.