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  • Tips to help keep you and your family safe online this holiday

    Tips to help keep you and your family safe online this holiday

    March 18, 2019 • Security, Top StoriesComments (0)

    South African school holidays are finally here, which means downtime and people are booking hotels, arranging travel, or settling in at the beach with the digital version of a good read. For many families, the kids are home from school and permanently wired...

  • Five-star peer-review rating for Fortinet network security offerings

    March 4, 2019 • Security, SponsoredComments Off on Five-star peer-review rating for Fortinet network security offerings

    Fortinet network security products deliver outstanding functionality, ease of implementation and excellent cost-benefits. This is according to dozens of Fortinet customers from across the economic spectrum who posted their evaluations of the products on the...

  • 2019 cybercrime and financial trends

    2019 cybercrime and financial trends

    January 22, 2019 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on 2019 cybercrime and financial trends

    The same concept holds true for cybercrime and the Financial Services industry. At the end of the day, regardless of who the ultimate victim of a cyberattack is, the end goal of most cyber events continues to be financial gain. Cybercriminals increasingly...

  • How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    December 5, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    Digital transformation has pushed employees to use their personal devices for work. BYOD was previously a privilege extended to employees, but now becoming a critical component of today’s business infrastructure strategy. This problem is about to get worse...

  • Fortinet unveils threat landscape for 2019

    November 19, 2018 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Fortinet unveils threat landscape for 2019

    Fortinet has unveiled predictions from the FortiGuard Labs team about the threat landscape for 2019 and beyond. These predictions reveal methods and techniques that Fortinet researchers anticipate cybercriminals will employ in the near future, along with...

  • 2019 cybercrime and financial trends

    A closer look at security concerns of OT Networks

    November 9, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on A closer look at security concerns of OT Networks

    As with traditional IT networks, Operational Technology (OT) networks are undergoing a digital transformation process of their own. The goal is to improve productivity, efficiency, up-time, and flexibility through better monitoring. To do this, online sensors...

  • How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    How CISOs can maintain corporate privacy as employees adopt emerging technologies

    November 5, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on How CISOs can maintain corporate privacy as employees adopt emerging technologies

    Today’s workforce is increasingly comprised of millennials and other tech-savvy individuals that are accustomed to using technology in every aspect of their lives. As new technology emerges, this group of employees expects a seamless user experience across...

  • Recognizing and Preventing Modern Cyber Scams

    Recognizing and Preventing Modern Cyber Scams

    October 17, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on Recognizing and Preventing Modern Cyber Scams

    When it comes to protecting yourself and your organization against cyber scams, there’s no “one-size-fits-all” solution. As organizations and people alike continue to adopt new devices and technology, they’re opening themselves up to more...

  • How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

    October 5, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on Basic cyber hygiene practices that go a long way

    When on the job at a corporate office, a healthcare organization, or an academic institution or government agency, or even when you are working from a local coffee shop, restaurant, or home office, your organization’s online safety and security is a...

  • The changing world of data protection

    Post-GDPR era: What you need to know

    September 26, 2018 • FeaturesComments Off on Post-GDPR era: What you need to know

    So far, for most of us the most visible sign of the GDPR taking effect is the number of emails requesting that you either review the organization’s revised data privacy policy and/or explicitly opt-in in to continue to receive information from the...

  • How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    Security a key issue as most organisations start digital transformation

    September 23, 2018 • Digital Transformation, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Security a key issue as most organisations start digital transformation

    67% of organisations have embarked on digital transformation journeys, and South African companies are not lagging behind. But going digital can increase security risks, warns Fortinet. Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated...

  • How you can keep your organisation safe from mobile threats during the holidays

    Internet of Things: What are the risks for homes in Africa?

    August 29, 2018 • Internet of Things, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Internet of Things: What are the risks for homes in Africa?

    Smart homes are getting even smarter, with Internet of Things (IoT) devices rapidly coming to market to make homes more efficient and daily life more convenient. But any internet connection comes with risk attached, and IoT in homes could increase your...

  • Urgent steps needed to close Africa’s high-end IT security skills gaps

    Urgent steps needed to close Africa’s high-end IT security skills gaps

    June 11, 2018 • SecurityComments Off on Urgent steps needed to close Africa’s high-end IT security skills gaps

    Specialised IT skills are in short supply worldwide, and African businesses in particular have long been under pressure to innovate and grow despite an acute skills shortage – particularly in the data science and IT security spaces. In an environment in...

  • Urgent steps needed to close Africa’s high-end IT security skills gaps

    Cybercriminals are targeting healthcare organisations

    March 22, 2018 • Healthcare, SecurityComments Off on Cybercriminals are targeting healthcare organisations

    Currently, there are 7.1 million patients using connected medical devices and remote monitoring. Additionally, healthcare providers are expected to spend $9.5 billion on cloud services by 2020, with most organisations using a multi-cloud environment. These...

  • Fortinet report reveals increase in swarm cyberattacks targeting IoT devices

    Fortinet report reveals increase in swarm cyberattacks targeting IoT devices

    February 28, 2018 • General, Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Fortinet report reveals increase in swarm cyberattacks targeting IoT devices

    Fortinet, a provider in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, has announced the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals that attacks per firm increased over the previous quarter. In addition, automated...

  • Fortinet Appoints New Regional Vice President in EMEA Region

    Fortinet appoints new Regional Vice President in EMEA region

    February 20, 2018 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Fortinet appoints new Regional Vice President in EMEA region

    Fortinet, integrated and automated cybersecurity company, has announced the appointment of Lizzie Cohen-Laloum to the position of regional vice president for Southern Europe and head of the Carrier/MSSP Business Practice for the EMEA region, reporting into...