Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

SA businesses bank on security.

SA businesses bank on security

Research by IT security firm Kaspersky Lab reflects growing importance of a solid security reputation within the financial services space.

Zambia: minister demands investigations into phone tapping.

Zambia: minister demands investigations into phone tapping

Officials complain of illegally recorded and widespread publication of mobile phone conversations.

South Africa more vulnerable to cybercriminals.

South Africa more vulnerable to cybercriminals

The country ranked 22nd on Check Point's list of countries most targeted by cybercriminals in January 2016, from 67th in December.

Zambia secures US$41.5-million loan for CCTV initiative.

Zambia secures US$41.5-million loan for CCTV initiative

Southern African country seeks to bolster public safety in Lusaka.

Controversy surrounds Nigeria's new cybercrime law.

Controversy surrounds Nigeria's new cybercrime law

Regulator digs in heels despite mounting criticism from stakeholders.

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.

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.

Fortinet to bolster wireless strategy.

Fortinet to bolster wireless strategy

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

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.

MTN network failure not linked to banking fraud.

MTN network failure not linked to banking fraud

The mobile operator says security systems show that the two incidents are unrelated.

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.