MENU

Posts Tagged ‘Cyber resilience’

  • Interview :Understanding the cyber resilience strategy

    March 1, 2019 • Features, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Interview :Understanding the cyber resilience strategy

    Technology has become deeply ingrained in our lives. The way businesses handle the risks posed by their technology is changing. As with anything, adaptability is survivability. Cyber resilience is a set of practices and perspectives that mitigate risk within...

  • What small businesses don’t know – They are a target

    Is your business Cyber Resilient?

    September 25, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on Is your business Cyber Resilient?

    With data being likened to the oil of the digital age, decision-makers cannot afford to ignore evolving cyber threats especially given recent examples of ransomware attacks targeting local companies. Ralph Berndt, Director of Sales at cyber resilience experts...

  • Cyber incidents, major risks for financial services -study

    A king’s ransom: avoiding the high cost of poor cyber resilience

    September 19, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on A king’s ransom: avoiding the high cost of poor cyber resilience

    Ransomware attacks are increasing, both in frequency and cost to businesses. They are expected to impact one business every 14 seconds by the end of 2019, up from every 40 seconds this year. This makes it hard to know how much an attack will cost businesses...

  • LAWtrust to offer cybersecurity training and education

    New report reveals an 80 percent increase in impersonation attacks

    August 28, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on New report reveals an 80 percent increase in impersonation attacks

    Mimecast, an email and data security company, has announced the availability of its latest quarterly Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA), an aggregated report of tests that measure the efficacy of widely used email security systems. A Mimecast ESRA helps...

  • nCipher, Credence Security to offer data protection solutions across Sub-Saharan Africa

    Boosting cyber resilience

    July 3, 2018 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Boosting cyber resilience

    Barely a week goes by without a story of how another major organisation has been compromised. Whether millions of IDs were stolen, or personal data compromised, it’s clear that no business, irrespective of the money they throw at security solutions, is...

  • 5 steps to integrating business continuity and cyber resilience

    5 steps to integrating business continuity and cyber resilience

    June 5, 2018 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on 5 steps to integrating business continuity and cyber resilience

    Business’s increasing dependence on digital platforms and data has generated significant efficiencies—but has also spawned a well-resourced cyber-crime industry. It is thus imperative that cyber resilience is integrated into organisations’ business...

  • 4 ways for companies to become more cyber-resilient

    4 ways for companies to become more cyber-resilient

    October 10, 2017 • East Africa, Lists, North Africa, Security, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on 4 ways for companies to become more cyber-resilient

    This year, we have seen some of the most high-profile victims of cybercrime across the world, including the NHS in the UK, and the attack of Equifax that impacted of millions of people in several countries. The damage has not only cost companies’ money, it...

  • South Africa rank third most exposed country to cyber risks

    Successful cyber-resilience requires special attention

    June 14, 2017 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Successful cyber-resilience requires special attention

    Business is now almost entirely dependent on digital platforms, and cannot function if their ICT systems are impacted or attacked. So, in order to build a resilient business, cyber resilience needs special attention, especially from executives. ”If the lead...

  • South Africa: TransUnion launches identity theft solution

    6 steps to achieving cyber resilience

    June 7, 2017 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on 6 steps to achieving cyber resilience

    Security should be the enabler of the digital world. The ability to detect, protect, remediate and recover from a cyber threat is critical. Cyber resilience has become an elevated topic of discussion at board level. This has received further attention as a...

  • cyber security

    Achieve cyber resilience with business continuity plan

    May 4, 2017 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Achieve cyber resilience with business continuity plan

    Cyber resilience cannot be considered in isolation, but should rather be considered within the context of the overall business continuity plan, says Cindy Bodenstein, Marketing Manager at Continuity SA. She says that cyber resilience was chosen as the theme...