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Secure now, secure strong to combat Gen V threats says Check Point

Secure now, secure strong to combat Gen V threats says Check Point

Global provider of cyber-security solutions used its CPX360 event to outline new security module and details of its Gen V product strategy.

Is global assistance a threat to African Union's ICT integrity?

Is global assistance a threat to African Union's ICT integrity?

Industry analyst offers perspective on media reports that ICT infrastructure donated by China allegedly used to spy on organisation.

Uber data breach didn't affect Africa

Uber data breach didn't affect Africa

News reports claim the company not only kept the global breach secret from the victims, but also paid hackers to keep quiet.

Check Point Technologies launches Infinity security deployment model

Check Point Technologies launches Infinity security deployment model

 

Company believes it's time for corporates to fight 'fire with fire' and ensure protection levels are up to the level of sophistication and scale of Gen V cyber attacks.

Africa must urgently upgrade systems to combat new cyber threats

Africa must urgently upgrade systems to combat new cyber threats

Continent has not managed its transition in terms of being able to counter unknown threats, claims industry expert.

Check Point research raises alarm on AdultSwine, Scareware

Check Point research raises alarm on AdultSwine, Scareware

Several global trends to be discussed at CPX360 in Barcelona this week.

Recent Netflix scam hits nearly 110m subscribers

Recent Netflix scam hits nearly 110m subscribers

Subscribers were warned of possible personal and credit card information theft.

Lack of security awareness slowing down digitalisation in Africa

Lack of security awareness slowing down digitalisation in Africa

Key findings from research by IT and security firms.

Johannesburg, Cairo ranked among top 60 digitally safe cities globally

Johannesburg, Cairo ranked among top 60 digitally safe cities globally

Security remains closely linked to wealth, but the scores of high-income cities are falling.

ESET Southern Africa guns for enterprise space

ESET Southern Africa guns for enterprise space

IT security and solutions firm outlines its strategy going forward.

Financial gain remains main motivation for cybercriminals in Africa

Financial gain remains main motivation for cybercriminals in Africa

Expert says Global Threat Impact Index shows rise in tenacity and sophistication of malicious hackers to extort money.