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Varsities at mercy of rampaging cyber criminals

October 25, 2018 7:59 am1 comment
Cybercrime

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – ACADEMICS must be careful when online following the detection of multiple cyber attacks hitting at least 131 universities in 16 countries, including South Africa, over the past year. This is according to a global cyber security company as several well-known universities have experienced at least one phishing […]

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Scammers devise festive season trickery

December 13, 2017 8:50 am2 comments
Cybercrime

JOHANNESBURG – CONSUMERS have been alerted to a new banking scam ahead of the festive season. To carry out their devious plan, fraudsters remotely take control of the victim’s personal computer over the internet and gain access to their online banking profile. They are sending unsuspecting consumers fake emails notifying them […]

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Kenya must adopt Cloud against cyber crime

July 13, 2017 2:52 pm11 comments
Kenya must adopt Cloud against cyber crime

NAIROBI – KENYAN organisations have been alerted to the need of designing and implementing resilient information security infrastructure.This is in the wake of global malware outbreaks that have crippled networks and sent shockwaves across the world.Patrick Ndegwa, SEACOM’s Business Sales Lead, gave the warning on Thursday during the SEACOM-CIO Executive Breakfast […]

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