Category: cyber security

Trend Micro Boosts Channel Leadership with Enhanced Partner Programme

Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, has announced that it is launching a newly expanded and enhanced channel partner program in Asia Pacific, Middle East, and Africa (AMEA). Underpinning the program are several key initiatives designed to help channel partners generate more margins, capture new revenue streams, and drive tighter alignment with […]

Tackling cybersecurity in 2020 and beyond

By Lukas van der Merwe, Specialist Sales Executive: Security at T-Systems South Africa Using AI and automation is essential Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation have become critical to security. The sheer volume of attempted attacks means that it is impossible for human analysts to examine them all to identify real and serious threats. AI and […]

Microsoft asks financial institutions in Africa to invest in cyber security

Companies have been urged to safeguard assets and build agile security frameworks to enable digital transformation. Speaking during the Annual Africa Banking and Finance Innovation Summit in Nairobi, Microsoft Africa’s corporate director Kunle Awosika said tech strategies must be holistic-embedding the latest technologies into enduring processes. “Today’s CIOs must evolve their approaches and their aims […]

SpiceJet data breach affects 1.2 million passengers: Report

A data breach has hit one of India’s largest privately-held carriers, SpiceJet, affecting 1.2 million passengers in the country. Security researchers who first revealed the data breach told TechCrunch that they gained access to the carrier’s systems by brute-forcing the system’s easily guessable password. In a statement, SpiceJet said: “At SpiceJet, safety and security of […]