Kaspersky reveals trail of cyber bank robbers
Kaspersky Lab has published the results of its more-than-year-long investigation into the activity of Lazarus – a notorious hacking group allegedly responsible for the theft of 81 million dollars from the Central Bank of Bangladesh in 2016.
10 ways to ruin the day for a cybercriminal
As technology evolves our lives become easier. But it also means that cybercriminals can do that much more damage should they gain access to our personal information. CAREY VAN VLAANDEREN, CEO at ESET South Africa offers some tips on how to avoid being hacked.
5 ways to keep IoT safe
As more devices connect to the Internet, so too does the chance of each of them being compromised. ERNST WITTMANN, Regional Manager for Southern Africa at Alcatel, gives some tips on how to protect these devices and ultimately yourselves.
Trump’s anti-privacy move boosts Opera’s VPN
Interest in using a VPN is on the increase as the United States Congress voted and approved to repeal restrictions which stop ISPs from selling personal browsing data and information.
Pioneers invited to dotAfrica
The ZA Central Registry NPC (“ZACR)” is now accepting applications for its dotAfrica (.africa) Pioneer Program from businesses, civil society and other interested parties.
Free e-learning platform reaches 200k in SA
South Africans are taking to the Internet in greater numbers than ever before to gain workplace skills, according to new figures released by Alison.
dotAfrica domain rush begins
From 4 April 2017 trademark owners can secure dotAfrica (".africa") domain names matching their registered trademarks before the new dotAfrica generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) is launched to the public in July.
US takes step backward in Internet privacy
The U.S. Senate has recently made it legal for service providers to collect information about their subscribers and possibly sell it it third parties. There are still however ways to stay private online and MARTY P KAMDEN, CMO of NordVPN, offers some tips.
Facebook intros Messenger Day
Facebook has introduced Messenger Day, a new way to share your day’s events through videos and images. After 24 hours, the post disappears, allowing one to create a new one. STAN CHUDNOVSKY, Head of Product for Messenger, explains how it works.
Watch out for these eight digital bank scams
As access to banking services through digital channels continues to grow, so does the need to protect consumers against the prevalence of online banking fraud, YOLANDE STEYN, Head of Innovation at FNB, outlines eight scams to watch out for.