Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

Nigeria: Electoral Commission accused of data security blunder.

Nigeria: Electoral Commission accused of data security blunder

Group seeks fact on how citizens' data with electoral body got to a third party.

Can Bitcoin tech pull the plug on digital piracy in Africa?

Can Bitcoin tech pull the plug on digital piracy in Africa?

CEO of Custos Media Technologies explains how tracking technology is making a difference.

E-passports secure, sustainable advises security expert.

E-passports secure, sustainable advises security expert

Document meets international standards and includes state-of-the-art security features, says Gemalto executive.

Cameroon tackles identity fraud with eID.

Cameroon tackles identity fraud with eID

Deployment of Sealys Colour in PC for polycarbonate eID cards a first for region, claims digital security firm Gemalto.

Urge to connect making SA travellers vulnerable says Kaspersky.

Urge to connect making SA travellers vulnerable says Kaspersky

Security firm says those keen to use Wi-Fi rather than risk incurring roaming charges exposes them to risk.

Nigeria tackles exploitation of its cyberspace.

Nigeria tackles exploitation of its cyberspace

West African nation announces several steps taken in the fight against threats.

East Africa: govts, telcos are top targets for cybercriminals.

East Africa: govts, telcos are top targets for cybercriminals

Control Risk analysis reveals in this region of the continent, corporates are not the main target.

Ground patrol means everything in Africa's IT security.

Ground patrol means everything in Africa's IT security

Why ESET's gamble on splitting focus in Africa has paid off for the company.

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.

Interpol arrest sheds light on cybercriminal network.

Interpol arrest sheds light on cybercriminal network

IT security firm Trend Micro assists in arrest of Nigerian reportedly behind network orchestrating business email compromise scams.

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.