What will it take for Africa to drive US$5-trillion digital economy?

Africa's digital
opportunity

Continent's progress
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Tuesday, Nov 19th

Mauritius first in Africa to sign Convention 108.

Mauritius first in Africa to sign Convention 108

East African country ratifies global treaty to protect personal data.

Access control pivotal to secure govt systems.

User access control pivotal to secure govt systems

Reinforce identity and access control to protect corporate 'crown jewels' warn IT security experts.

A new way to fight ransomware.

A new way to fight ransomware

IT security moves beyond traditional anti-virus to fight fire with fire.

Mobile-first status a chink in Africa's security armour?

Mobile-first status a chink in Africa's security armour?

Threat Index analysis by CheckPoint shows African nations are in the upper rankings and more at risk from cyber-attacks.

Vodacom Business launches cyber attack solution for SMEs.

Vodacom Business launches cyber attack solution for SMEs

Mobile operator says SecureNet will protect small business from mobile viruses, mobile malware and phishing sites when using non-encrypted communication.

Cyber threats in Africa: 'it's just the beginning' says expert.

Cyber threats in Africa: 'it's just the beginning' says expert

A member of Deloitte's soon-to-be-launched Cyber Intelligence Centre says the worst is yet to come.

Network security breaches highlight need for adjudicator.

Network security breaches highlight need for adjudicator

The real danger of attacks and poor network segmentation mean that security failures need to be adjudicated.

AU, China unite to tackle cybercrime.

AU, China unite to tackle cybercrime

Organisation looks to formalise collaboration with Chinese government and investors to strengthen efforts to tackle growing cybercrime.

Fortinet to bolster wireless strategy.

Fortinet to bolster wireless strategy

Company reinforces team to boost go-to-market strategy in Africa.

Africa looks to collaboration to tackle cybercrime.

Africa looks to collaboration to tackle cybercrime

The advent of the computer has given rise to new war fronts, security experts elaborate.

Africa must unite to protect its cybersphere.

Africa must unite to protect its cybersphere

AU, ICT4Peace host high level cybersecurity workshop to encourage international cooperation.