Innovation versus security: can you have them both?

It was the motoring legend Jeremy Clarkson that once said: “speed doesn’t kill it’s the coming to a stop that gets you.” The same applies to rapid innovation. If you roll out the latest and greatest technology too quickly without securing it,...

SA needs cyber defence to combat growing onslaught

Now in its 18th year, Cybersecurity Awareness Month (CSAM) in October is a global initiative first launched by the US Department of Homeland Security and National Cyber Security Alliance to raise awareness of the role everyone can play in improving cyber security. By...

Stop security threats early

An always-on, cloud-based email security solution is critical in today’s complex cybersecurity environment. By John Mc Loughlin, CEO of J2 Every business needs comprehensive protection including a cloud-based email security solution that reduces the complexity...

How to survive the cybercrime pandemic

The pandemic forced everyone to spend more time online than they did before. By Schalk Visser, chief technology officer at Cell C This was out of necessity because of remote working and the need to buy services and products online. A global collective of highly...

Must-have considerations of endpoint protection solutions

In today’s connected landscape, there is a growing complexity associated with safeguarding the myriad of endpoint devices accessing the corporate network. By Ralph Berndt, sales and marketing director of Syrex The unpredictability of attacks and threats are...

Why co-sourcing is a smart choice for cybersecurity now

Todd Schoeman, BT client business director in South Africa, shares insights on how a collaborative model for security can help organisations defend against rapidly increasing cyber threats. In 2020, tactical IT decisions had to be taken at breakneck speed to enable...