Sub-Saharan Africa's smartphone penetration at 33%

Surge in SSA
smartphone use

Figures expected to
double by 2025.

Friday, Oct 19th

Kenya suspends sections of cybercrime law

Kenya suspends sections of cybercrime law

Lobby groups, including Bloggers Association and Union of Journalists, successfully petition the court.

Back to basics - the best approach to vulnerability management

Back to basics - the best approach to vulnerability management

MTN Cameroon IS manager explains how businesses can simplify processes and better protect themselves against cyber threats.

Denial only diminishes Africa's cyber security

Denial only diminishes Africa's cyber security

Perspective on the ability of African businesses to protect themselves from prevalent, increasingly sophisticated cyber threats.

Africa's limited data protection laws heighten GDPR significance

Africa's limited data protection laws heighten GDPR significance

Local firms must be cognisant of European law requirements for compliance.

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Uganda's comms regulator lifts SIM card ban

Connection with Application Programming Interface for registration process has been established.

Board members simply have to hear cyber security message

Rand Water: Think of how a cyber attack can ruin your brand

While C-level execs are focused on risk, sustainability and compliance, they cannot afford to neglect cyber security, says Rand Water.

Huawei: Smart technologies and safety are not mutually exclusive.

Huawei: Smart technologies and safety are not mutually exclusive

Safety should serve as a foundation for all smart city projects according to speakers at South Africa Eco Connect 2018.

Russia's SearchInform looks to grab hold of Africa's IT security space

Russia's SearchInform looks to grab hold of Africa's IT security space

20-year old firm partners with Condyn to establish base in South Africa.

Africa: key markets lose billions to cyber crime in 2017

Africa: key markets lose billions to cyber crime in 2017

Cyber security firm releases findings of report, with banking and financial services the most affected.

Kenya's Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Bill now law

Kenya's Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Bill now law

President says it addresses a shortfall in country's ability to tackle cybercrime.

Cyber theft: 'US$172 billion from 978 million consumers in 20 countries'

Cyber theft: 'US$172 billion from 978 million consumers in 20 countries'

Rectron adds Norton to reinforce security solution offering for Africa.