Financial sector at mercy of emerging cyber threats

January 22, 2019 1:11 pm0 comments
Cybercrime

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – CYPTOJACKING, encrypted traffic and botnets have been identified as three major attack strategies financial security teams must paying special attention to in addition to mobile threats. By definition, cryptojacking, is the unauthorised use of a user’s computer and devices by cybercriminals in order to mine for valuable online currencies (cryptocurrency) while […]

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Massive adoption of AI despite talent gap

January 21, 2019 6:02 pm1 comment
Artificial Intelligence (AI)

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – THE number of organisations employing artificial intelligence (AI) have grown by 270 percent over the past four years despite talent shortages in the sector. These are the findings of Gartner, the research and advisory company, in its 2019 Chief Information Officers (CIO) Survey. Results showed that organisations […]

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SMEs benefit from new finance management app

January 17, 2019 3:11 pm0 comments
Anthon Muller, Vodacom Executive Head for Enterprise Mobility Service

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – SMALL businesses in the continent have received a boost following the launch of what is heralded as a mobile-first financial and business management application. The app, a partnership between Vodacom Business and Fiskl, redesigns the way day-to-day finances are managed in a small business, the companies said. It is anticipated the […]

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