AfricaCom 2019 to feature new AfricaTech Centre Stage

Tech takes
centre stage

New feature at
AfricaCom 2019.

Wednesday, Sep 18th

Controversy surrounds Nigeria's new cybercrime law.

Controversy surrounds Nigeria's new cybercrime law

Regulator digs in heels despite mounting criticism from stakeholders.

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.

Social network sharing making users vulnerable.

Social network sharing making users vulnerable

Survey by IT security firm finds lack of awareness among social media users.

Fortinet to push 'security without compromise' at IDC Summit.

Fortinet to push 'security without compromise' at IDC Summit

Company's regional enterprise director to discuss evolution of networks and increase in threats, along with strategies.

Businesses warned over cloud, BYOD security in 2016.

Businesses warned over cloud, BYOD security in 2016

Fortinet's regional director for Africa predicts a busy year ahead for companies in terms of IT security strategy development and application.

Zimbabwe reviews cyber security to protect youth.

Zimbabwe reviews cyber security to protect youth

Guidelines introduced to identify and eliminate cyber risks as country's telecommunications industry experiences growth.

Media bodies urge rethink on SA cyber security bill.

Media bodies urge rethink on SA cyber security bill

Proposed legislation will 'create a chilling environment' for freedom of expression, access to information claims Association for Progressive Communications.

Internet Society pledges to fight cybercrime, up Africa's profile.

Internet Society pledges to fight cybercrime, up Africa's profile

Cybercrime, increased technical inputs top ISOC's plan for Africa in 2016.

Can Nigeria's financial community stand up to cybercrime?

Can Nigeria's financial community stand up to cybercrime?

Stakeholders offer their views on whether or not the West African country has the capacity to protect finance sector from continued attacks.

No sign of malware storm abating.

No sign of malware storm abating

Aside from Trojans, Ransomware was the most common form of cyberattack throughout the year, claims Panda Security report.

'Employees main cause of data loss in companies'.

'Employees main cause of data loss in companies'

63% of companies in South Africa affected by internal information security incidents claims survey.