Dimension Data MEA launches security services brand

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the hatches 

DiData launches
security services brand.

Monday, Dec 09th

UK criminal complaint over alleged Ethiopian digital spying.

UK criminal complaint over alleged Ethiopian digital spying

Watchdog group Privacy International alleges that Ethiopia has spied on a refugee’s computer.

Solar powered CCTV device maker targets African cities.

Solar powered CCTV device maker targets African cities

City surveillance in Africa, which may be held back by power constraints, could get a boost.

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UAE ‘thwarts’ hacking attack from Egypt

United Arab Emirates government websites targeted in the attack on Friday, say officials.

Orange to sell cyber defense offerings in Africa.

Orange to sell cyber defense offerings in Africa

French telco’s acquisition of IT security firm Atheos could help win more African business.

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‘IT managers ignore corporate network vulnerabilities’

Exec says there is an ongoing ‘lax approach’ to security on the parts of managers.

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Kenyan bid to stop 'flawed' AU cybersecurity convention

A Nairobi Strathmore university centre is opposing the potential January adoption of a law that may curb internet freedoms.

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One in three PCs infected by malware, says IDC

Meanwhile, three out of 10 business computers may also be exposed to malicious software.

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‘Syria, Egypt strife sparks surge in cyber attacks’

Number of hacktivism incidents especially in the Gulf have surged, says McAfee.

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Cyber crime on the rise, says HP

Cost and frequencies of cyber attacks have increased for the third straight year.

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'Hackers also target SMEs'

Check Point SA’s sales manager, Doros Hadjizenonos, highlights the measures SMEs can take to increase their security stance.