SA ranks third in Africa for broadband speed

SA's race for
broadband

Researchers outline
country's ranking.

Monday, Aug 19th

Fortinet's Hadjizenonos elaborates on Check Point SA move

Fortinet's Hadjizenonos elaborates on Check Point SA move

Information security professional explains the rationale behind the move and what it means for operations going forward.

Kenya makes a dent on cybercrime but threats continue

Kenya makes a dent on cybercrime but threats continue

Number of cyber attacks down from 10.7 million to 7.9 million, according to Communications Authority.

Africa to set up Cyber Defense centres to combat threats

Africa to set up Cyber Defense centres to combat threats

Hybrid cyber security facilities to be established in Mauritius, Nigeria and Senegal.

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Mauritius champions a single cyber law for Africa

Minister of Technology, Communication and Innovation calls for 'one digital language' to help continent counter attacks.

Crypto-mining malware a major threat to African markets

Crypto-mining malware a major threat to African markets

Poor server patching a gap in the defence says Check Point.

Namibia: MTC's plan to boost cyber security skills

Namibia: MTC's plan to boost cyber security skills

Telco partners with university to boost training as research shows lack of sufficient cyber security manpower across businesses.

32% drop in use of unlicensed software in SA – BSA

32% of software in SA unlicensed – BSA

Cybersecurity mentioned as main reason, according to market survey.

AU's cyber security convention of little consequence

AU's cyber security convention of little consequence

Experts cite limited ratification by member states and a general lack of will to protect citizens.

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.

Kenyans warned of spike in Wangiri Fraud calls

Kenyans warned of spike in Wangiri Fraud calls

Cybersecurity Association says the rise in incidents over the past month is due to a lack of information among citizens.

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.