Protect your data after experian data leak

How to Protect Yourself and Your Company after the Experian Data Leak

According to official communications from Experian, a consumer, business and credit information services agency, an individual in South Africa claiming to represent...
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Conveyancing Firm Taken for R500K Through Email Hack

This is something that is happening more often in our local conveyancing circles. It seems law firms seem to think “it happens...
Herbert Smith Freehills

Experian hack: promulgation of cybercrimes bill will tighten noose on hackers

Less than 2 months after the commencement of the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPI) South Africa has had a large data breach. Approximately...

Experian South Africa curtails data incident

Experian South Africa is continuing to investigate an isolated incident in South Africa involving a fraudulent data inquiry. Our investigations indicate that...
Data Breach

Remote Working – The Cost of a Data Breach

I’d like to start this series by breaking down the latest IBM Data Breach report and hopefully translate it into business language...
Dawid Jacobs

Taking Identity Management Seriously – Self Sovereign Identities

By Dawid JacobsIdentity Management Specialist, on behalf of LexisNexis South Africa As humans we have embraced the digital and...
Phishing Infographic

Security-Related and Giveaway Phishing Email Subject Lines Get the Most Clicks

KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, revealed the results of its Q4 2019 top-clicked...

Focusing on cyber security in 2020

As we welcome in the new year, companies today have unprecedented access to innovative technologies that empower them to drive business opportunities...
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The end of annoying marketing calls in South Africa

Direct marketing is a serious industry in South Africa and it is frequently used by businesses as a marketing tool. Justine Krige,...
Information Security Chain

Fixing the Weak Link in Your Information Security Chain

How many security incidents do you think the average business has a year? How many do you think the average business had...
Marcus Weinberger

Ethical Hacker Meets Cyber Security Expert

As the last Futures Law Faculty Masterclass for 2020, the Ethical Hacker meets Cyber Security Expert,  hosted on 24 October 2019 at...

Two important cases on EFT Fraud

Paying by electronic funds transfer (EFT) is so convenient for running one’s home or business, with us being able to make payments...