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Scammers increasingly distribute spam and phishing emails from legitimate company websites

By Industry Contributor 16 August 2019

Kaspersky researchers have identified a growth in the usage of cunning spam and phishing delivery techniques, with malicious internet users exploiting registration, subscription, and feedback forms on... FULL STORY >

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Interview with Kaspersky - the fundamentals of building cybersecurity skills

By Ryan Noik 22 July 2019

Riaan Badenhorst, the general manager of Kaspersky in Africa, chats to us about upskilling the youth, the skills most needed for a successful career in the growing cybersecurity arena and what impact automation will... FULL STORY >

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Virus inspired by The Matrix attacks mobile devices

By Ryan Noik 12 July 2019

CheckPoint has identified an insidious new virus doing the rounds, called Agent Smith, after the villain in The Matrix. FULL STORY >

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Opinion - Protecting cryptocurrency in Africa

By Industry Contributor 14 June 2019

Riaan Badenhorst, Managing Director of Kaspersky Africa explains why security must remain an imperative when considering cryptocurrencies. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky Lab Cybersecurity weekend Part 3: Winning the war through awareness

By Ryan Noik 10 May 2019

What's the answer to the proliferation of cybersecurity threats? According to Kaspersky Lab, it is to substanntially increase our cybersecurity awareness and create a cybersecurity culture. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky Lab Cybersecurity weekend Part 2: Hacking IoT – practically child’s play

By Ryan Noik 3 May 2019

One of the stand out demonstrations at Kaspersky’s Cybersecurity weekend, held in Cape Town this week, was just how easily and quickly a drone can be hijacked. FULL STORY >

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Kaspersky Lab Cybersecurity Weekend Part 1: Shedding light on an invisible war

By Ryan Noik 2 May 2019

Kaspersky Lab sheds light on the cybercrime landscape and the invisible war that all people, businesses and nations need to face and contend with in the digital era. FULL STORY >

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Opinion - Will Google’s Chrome update put an end to online ad abuse?

By Industry Contributor 20 December 2018

Google has taken another positive step toward making the Internet a safer place with the launch of Chrome 71. Grant Hamilton, Check Point Country Manager South Africa, explains how and why it matters. FULL STORY >

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Prilex: POS malware evolves to target chip and PIN-protected cards

By Press Release 19 March 2018

Kaspersky Lab researchers have revealed that the group behind the Prilex point-of-sale malware can now turn stolen credit card data into functional plastic cards. FULL STORY >

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Olympic False Flag: How infamous Olympic Destroyer malware was designed to confuse cybersecurity community

By Press Release 9 March 2018

A new attribution method helped to identify a very sophisticated false flag, says Kaspersky Lab. FULL STORY >

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Porn on the move: In 2017, over 25% of users hit by mobile malware faced porn-themed attacks

By Press Release 2 February 2018

In 2017, 25.4% of mobile users who encountered malware - over 1.2 million people - were attacked by malicious programs that used adult content to lure them into installing malware on their devices. This... FULL STORY >

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Sophos Introduces Predictive Protection in Intercept X with Advanced Deep Learning

By Press Release 31 January 2018

More effective than traditional machine learning, deep learning gives Sophos Intercept X the highest detection rates and lowest false-positive rates in the next-generation endpoint security market FULL STORY >

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No Platform Immune from Ransomware, According to SophosLabs 2018 Malware Forecast

By Press Release 9 November 2017

Ransomware ravaged Windows, but attacks on Android, Linux and MacOS systems also increased in 2017. FULL STORY >

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ESET works with Google to halt dangerous malware

By Press Release 17 October 2017

ESET, a leading global cybersecurity company has launched Chrome Cleanup, a new scanner and cleaner for Google Chrome designed to help users browse the web safely and without interruption. Chrome Cleanup will be available for all Google Chrome... FULL STORY >

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Bitdefender Total Security 2018

By Ryan Noik 6 September 2017

Bitdefender Total Security 2018 succeeds at providing security on every front, while making securing one's devices easy. FULL STORY >

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