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How African online traders can protect themselves against scams

The rise of the digital age has resulted in an information overload and often a lot of this information is made up of unqualified opinions

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One continent, different cybersecurity priorities

As is often said, Africa is not a country – and few things bring this fact home more than KnowBe4’s African edition of its annual

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Strathmore launches centre to curb cyber attacks

Cyber security threats have gone up sharply since Covid-19 struck, leaving companies scratching their heads on how to tame the menace. As part of the

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How firms can ward off rising cyber threats

The shift from the traditional working environment to the digital space has accelerated following the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic. While working remotely will certainly be

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Inside US, China bitter tech fallout

The Cold War brought out the most bitter of political rivalry between the United States and the Soviet Union, the then two global superpowers. The

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How Africa is caught in US-China tech war crossfire

The US and China are currently locked in a technology war that is shaking the world. Africa has not been spared the effects of the

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Pandemic exposes Africa to cyber threats

An upsurge in cyber attack incidents over the pandemic period has been evident in Africa, with various reports indicating that these attacks are increasingly becoming more dynamic

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Africa under constant threat of cyber attacks

Despite research showing an overall decrease in certain malware families and types in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) in H1 2020 (36% decrease in South Africa, 26%

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List of top 20 usernames of all time

The password manager NordPass has put together a list of the 200 most popular usernames of all time. Unsurprisingly, most of the usernames are simply people’s names. Amongst the

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Kenya hit by highest number of cyber-attacks in Africa

Kenya is increasingly becoming the soft target for cyber-attacks in Africa, with a new report saying the country was hit hardest on the continent in

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South Africa, Kenya and Nigeria have the highest malware attacks in Africa – Kaspersky

Kaspersky security solutions have reported on 28 million malware attacks in 2020 and 102 million detections of potentially unwanted programs (pornware, adware etc) they have

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Kindite strengthens data protection partnership with Microsoft

Kindite, a provider of data-in-use protection solutions, has announced it has achieved a Co-Sell Ready partner status with Microsoft. Through the co-selling program, Kindite will

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Anna Collard: Cybersecurity must be kept top of mind

In May 2020, the personal records of more than 24 million South Africans and nearly 794,000 companies were handed over to someone impersonating a client.

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How Facebook is curbing Covid-19 misinformation

As global Covid-19 death and infection numbers keep soaring, global social media company Facebook has devised a raft of measures to protect its more than

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Working from home makes firms easy target for cyber-attacks

Working from home is now a new normal in the face of a pandemic that is relentlessly giving the world sleepless nights. However, as companies

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For hackers, coronavirus is big chance to harvest data

As the coronavirus pandemic hits the world hard, cyber attackers are capitalising on the upsurge of online searches for information regarding the disease to mine