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Forbes Cloud 100 Leader Rubrik Protects Your Data from Ransomware Attacks with Zero Trust Approach

Sourced from Kaspersky With data being increasingly valuable to a company’s organisations, ransomware attacks are surging around the world, including in South Africa. It is becoming incredibly lucrative for attackers to target businesses for their data, and at the same time, the ransomware being used is becoming more sophisticated. This means that more enterprises will feel the need to pay the ransom in the case of a breach. So says Risna Steenkamp, General Manager: ESM Division at Networks Unlimited, which distributes Rubrik solutions throughout Africa. “It is unfortunate,” she explains, “that in the event of a breach, paying the ransom is no guarantee that the threat actors will actually honour the agreement and release the data. This potentially leaves a breached organisation in the une...

31.5 Million Cyberthreats Targeted SA Users in the First Half of 2021

Image sourced from Feed Navigator. The increase in cyberthreats recorded by global internet security firm Kaspersky in the first half of this year across South Africa amounted to 31.5 million. “Threats can be categorised as criminal (80% of attacks), targeted (19.9%), and advanced (0.01%). The advanced grouping is significantly more sophisticated and feature increased investment from attack groups. Unfortunately, both criminal and targeted threat vectors learn from the advanced category to enhance their own attack techniques,” says Amin Hasbini, Head of Research Centre, Global Research & Analysis Team, Middle East, Turkey and Africa at Kaspersky. Attacks Are Becoming More Sophisticated Hasbini says that the current trends show that attackers around the world are embracing more sophisti...

3 Payments Trends for Emerging Markets to Keep Eye On in 2022

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Liquid Eyes Africa’s Largest Tech Markets After $250-Million Boost from IFC

Strive Masiyiwa, Liquid Intelligent Technologies Executive Chairman and Founder with Makhtar Diop, IFC’s Managing Director. The World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced a new partnership with South African tech group Liquid Intelligent Technologies (Liquid) to expand data center capacity and the rollout of fiber-optic cable across the continent. IFC’s equity and debt investments in Liquid, which to date total approximately $250-million, will support the company to grow its hyperscale data center capacity in Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa through its subsidiary, Africa Data Centres. The partnership with Liquid, one of Africa’s leading independent fiber and digital services providers, aims “to increase digital connectivity and inclusion in Africa and ...

Orderin & Afrika Tikkun Launch Skills Initiative to Bring Jobs to SA Youths

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Has Cell C Started Bouncing Back After an Abysmal 2020?

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Stage 4: SA Load-Shedding Up To Three Times a Day

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Conrad Steyn of Cisco on Healthtech Challenges in South Africa

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SA Petrol Price Barely Drops, Diesel Rises, on Wednesday

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KFC South Africa Launches Own Delivery Service – KFC Delivery PLUS

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African Bank Warns of Data Breach After Partner Struck by Ransomware

Image sourced from Redefine. South African retail bank African Bank has confirmed that one of its debt recovery partners, Debt-IN, was targeted by a ransomware attack in April 2021. At that time, advice from security experts concluded that there was no evidence that the attack had resulted in a data breach, however now BusinessTech reports that Debt-IN has become aware that personal data of certain customers, including a number of African Bank Loan customers who had been under debt review at the time, has been compromised by the threat actors. In response, African Bank says that it is confident that no data shared after the 1 April attack has been compromised. “A robust mitigation plan has been implemented by Debt-IN to contain and reduce any further adverse impact,” the lender said. “We h...

US Lifting Travel Restrictions for SA But Only for the Vaccinated

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