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Johannesburg Cyber Attack: City Refuse to pay Ransom

November 5, 2019

The city of Johannesburg at the end of last month was hit by a cyber attack. While not a ransomware attack like we know it, the goal of the hackers was to elicit a ransom from the city. But in the face of downed systems and threats, the city has refused to pay...

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Equifax Lawsuit Exposes Need for Multi-Factor Authentication Methods

October 29, 2019

If your organization is not now using multi-factor authentication methods for log-in to its systems, then I am afraid it is doing it wrong. System access using stronger means of identity management are no longer a ‘nice-to-have’, they are a must-have. Without it your organization could be on the receiving end of a...

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Three Reasons Organizations Turn to Cyber Security Experts

September 10, 2019

Organizations of all types need the help of cyber security experts. The task of properly defending an organization’s data is too big for many to tackle alone – here’s three reasons why the need for expert help is incr...

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Importance of GDPR Compliance Shown

August 1, 2019

In the last few months, the UK’s ICO (Information Commissioner Office) has handed out its biggest fines yet failing to meet GDPR compliance regulations. Data security is vitally important for business today, but it seems some companies remain not fully p...

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Georgia Court System Hit by Ransomware

July 16, 2019

The threat of ransomware has been all too apparent this year. Attacks against State government seems to have increased the most. Georgia and its court system are the latest to find themselves victims to such attacks.Georgia latest...

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