KnowBe4 and IDC raise the cybersecurity flag in sub-Saharan Africa

By Staff Writer 15 July 2022

The KnowBe4 and IDC Impact of Cyberextortion on Africa report released in June 2022 has revealed a complex cybercrime landscape in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) with data leakages, insider threats, malicious emails and targeted... FULL STORY >


The greatest phishing fails of 2022 surfaces

By Staff Writer 10 June 2022

KnowBe4 has released its latest report on top-clicked phishing emails of 2022 – with some eye-opening findings. FULL STORY >


SA public sector a choice target for cyber extortion

By Staff Writer 2 June 2022

South Africa’s public sector is a prime target for cyber criminals, thanks to its efforts to digitise public service, while lacking resources and skills to properly secure it. FULL STORY >


Cybersecurity gap portends lucrative job opportunities

By Staff Writer 11 May 2022

A new Cyber Security Skills Pipeline survey has revealed the skills, qualifications and attributes employees need now step foot onto a potentially career track. FULL STORY >


Phish me tender, phish me true, these phish are all for you

By Staff Writer 19 April 2022

Phishing remains the most successful threat action when it comes to data breaches, successful hacks and social engineering. Anna Collard from KnowBe4 Africa explains why, and what you can do. FULL STORY >


Freelancers, the gig economy and enforcing gig security

By Staff Writer 14 April 2022

Anna Collard from KnowBe4 Africa speaks to how organisations can slip security into the freelance zeitgeist so company and gig workers alike are protected. FULL STORY >


Too scared - Revealing the insecurity of people and security

By Staff Writer 10 March 2022

KnowBe4 did a survey of security habits around the world and unpacked how people behaved, and the mistakes they made. The results were revealing. FULL STORY >


Unpacking Remote Working and its security conundrum

By Staff Writer 19 January 2022

Remote working in Africa is here to stay, but it comes with some security risks that need to be addressed. FULL STORY >


Dispelling the cybersecurity misconceptions

By Staff Writer 14 December 2021

There are myths in every part of the world. Old tales warn of dragons, and while current day users believe that their mobile phones are safe from cybercrime. Both are myths, but only one will cause harm. Anna Collard picks up a sword and slays one of... FULL STORY >


Here is when you should ignore an instruction from your employer

By Staff Writer 9 December 2021

There is an occasion when you absolutely should ignore an email from your boss or CEO – when it is a scammer impersonating them. Anna Collard from KnowBe4 Africa explains. FULL STORY >


Cracked Hacks - When fun becomes dangerous

By Staff Writer 9 November 2021

Anna Collard, SVP of Content Strategy & Evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa, explains why pirated games aren't really free, costing time, money and your digital security. FULL STORY >


Beware the Social Engineers.

By Staff Writer 15 October 2021

It is absolutely essential for people to be mindful of what they post on social media, as there are types of attacks that hack personal accounts and steal information to be sold to the highest underground bidders. Anna Collard from KnowBe4 Africa explains. FULL STORY >


Examining the legacy and future of the Internet in a changing world

By Staff Writer 8 October 2021

While we were given a free and open Internet, the KnowBe4 CON asks what kind of internet will we be leaving behind? FULL STORY >


Mindful Cybersecurity: The future of security

By Staff Writer 1 October 2021

It has become absolutely critical to manage human risks effectively as it’s still the top attack vector used by cyber criminals. Anna Collard, SVP of content and evangelist at KnowBe4 Africa explains. FULL STORY >


How to Train the hybrid work mind

By Staff Writer 28 July 2021

Most people who work from home are not engaging in safe online behaviour and putting both themselves, and the business, at risk. Anna Collard at KnowBe4 AFRICA explains. FULL STORY >

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