Data Breach Digest: March 2018

During April, the security world saw access rights violation, email redirection, phishing, fines and Facebook share price fall. SearchInform has prepared this wrap-up of activity for the month.An error found in data access settings after four years of the system...

‘Deep learning’ added to anti-exploit solution

The latest iteration of Intercept X, the next generation anti-exploit software developed by the UK-based Sophos Group, features additional defences against scammers, hackers and damaging ‘zero-day’ attacks. “Intercept X has introduced the concepts of...

Arbor Networks foils massive DDoS attack

Arbor Networks, the security division of Netscout, was recently put to the test – and passed with flying colours. This is according to Bryan Hamman, Arbor Network’s territory manager for sub-Saharan Africa, who clarifies: “The world is now in the era...

Kaspersky joins Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

With a number of blockchain projects already being developed in its internal incubator, Kaspersky Lab is now also joining the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, the world’s largest blockchain initiative. The move will bring the company to a new level of development...

Kaspersky Cloud Sandbox for complex threats

With the largest data leaks in 2017 exploiting legitimate software flaws, the need for advanced detection technologies has never been greater. To help companies improve their investigation and response to complex threats, Kaspersky Lab has launched a new service...

Securex 2018 launches new Cyber Lab feature

Securex South Africa 2018 is launching a new Cyber Lab feature this year, the first one of its kind to be introduced at the expo. Powered by XGRC Software, a range of integrated management system solutions designed to meet a company’s governance, risk management...