Post Tagged with: "Cyber crime"

Cyber criminals target individuals working remotely

December 11, 2020 9:27 am0 comments
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by TINTSWALO BALOYI  JOHANNESBURG – SOME 24 percent of users working from home during the coronavirus (COVID-19) have been affected by cyber crime. This is according to findings by, KnowBe4 Africa, the company providing security awareness training. It surveyed 881 respondents across South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Ghana, Egypt, Morocco, Mauritius and […]

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South Africa among most targeted in phishing scam

October 9, 2019 11:17 am0 comments
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MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa has the unenviable standing among the top 20 countries targeted in a large influx of recent phishing attacks. This is according to research by a global firm that markets cybersecurity software and appliances and services. A phishing actor or group using the same techniques is targeting […]

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Multimillion-dollar boost for South Africa’s 4IR

September 10, 2019 6:52 pm0 comments
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from DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – AN investment of R140 million (US$9,2 million) by an American multinational technology conglomerate is poised to enhance South Africa’s digital future. Cisco has signed the partnership with the government. The investment focuses on three key areas: job creation through Cisco incubation centres, skills and […]

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