Cyber security education service launched

July 12, 2017 3:44 pm0 comments
Cyber security education service launched

By GIFT NDOLWANE, JOHANNESBURG – CORPORATE cyber security education efforts have received a major boost following the launch of an offering to address such setbacks by the leading pan-African telecommunications service provider, Internet Solutions.The offering, PhishNet, allows security teams to launch authentic phishing campaigns to their colleagues and bolstering training.“Even in […]

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Finance houses lose millions to cyber criminals

April 12, 2017 11:24 am0 comments
Finance houses lose millions to cyber criminals

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – FINANCIAL firms are facing increasingly sophisticated threats globally with latest reports indicating the organisations face losses of about US$1 million on average per cyber security incident. The staggering figure is revealed as part of Financial Institutions Security Risks 2016 by Kaspersky Lab, the global cybersecurity company. […]

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Cybercriminals rob corporates millions

March 23, 2017 3:24 pm100 comments
Nigeria cyber crime

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) -On average a single cybersecurity incident now costs large businesses 11 million rands (US $861,000) while, small and medium businesses (SMBs) end up paying at least a million ($86,500). These are the main findings of Kaspersky Lab’s report “Measuring the Financial Impact of IT Security on Businesses” […]

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