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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.

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.

Warning of cybercrime crisis in Botswana.

Warning of cybercrime crisis in Botswana

Public and private sector accused of apathy regarding cyber security, exacerbated by lack of adequate skills and resources.

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.

Nigeria losing billions of Naira to cybercrime.

Nigeria losing billions of Naira to cybercrime

Country's security adviser calls for collaboration, updated legislation and greater awareness.

Arbor Networks adds new security layer for West Africa.

Arbor Networks adds new security layer for West Africa

Software firm partners with Nigeria's Layer3 to tackle DDoS 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.

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.

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.

A new way to fight ransomware.

A new way to fight ransomware

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

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.