Innovators team up against cyber crime

February 18, 2021 3:01 am7 comments
KnowBe4 Africa Managing Director, Anna Collard

from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – SOUTH African innovators are committed to making the internet safer for vulnerable users. The pledge comes as cyber criminals are putting these individuals and communities at increased risk, which is cause for significant concern as the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) is fast-tracked […]

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Zanzibar first with tech against tax evasion

January 29, 2021 6:59 am7 comments
Tax evasion

from ALLOYCE KIMBUNGA in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania DAR ES SALAAM – ZANZIBAR, the Indian Ocean archipelago, is the first African region to implement a new-generation online cash registry system aimed at tackling tax evasion. The method – Virtual Fiscal Device Management System (VFDMS) – is hailed as a breakthrough for […]

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Hackers pounce on COVID-19 vaccine development

January 27, 2021 8:55 am5 comments
Cyber security

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – A CYBER security firm is wary of hackers making the most of the development of the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines to perpetrate attacks. Kaspersky Lab noted that recently, the main reason for attackers’ growing interest in medical research was the development of a vaccine against the […]

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