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...
Marketing scam calls

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...
Data Breach

Breaches in Data Security – Rights and Responsibilities – The Rise of Data Breaches

If the discussion around data security wasn’t pertinent enough, the data breach, or hack, against the digital infrastructure of the City of...
Identity Theft

Companies need to protect their customers from identity theft and data breaches

Identity theft and data breaches are on the rise with Fraudscape stating in its 2019 report that identity theft hit an all-time...
Law firm hackers notice

16 Year Old Hacker – Law Firms are most Lucrative

You would be excused if your image of a hacker conjures up images of  a guy, with a hoodie pulled over his...