Category: <span>Cyber security</span>

Dimension Data revamps its Threat Intelligence Centre

Dimension Data has enhanced its Threat Intelligence Centre services with new capabilities that aim to empower business enterprises with data-driven automation, incident response and improved security operations. The enhanced capabilities will enable organizations to collect data about security threats from multiple sources and respond to them with limited human assistance. The Threat Intelligence Center integrates existing […]
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Strathmore University Joins the Fortinet Security Academy Program to Address the Cybersecurity Skills Gap in Kenya

Strathmore University partners with Fortinet Security Academy  to develop cybersecurity talent in Kenya

Strathmore University today announced it has collaborated with Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, to develop cybersecurity talent and help close the skills gap. Through Strathmore University’s Centre @iLabAfrica, which spearheads Research and Innovation, is the first academic institution in Kenya to join the Security Academy Program, part of Fortinet’s […]
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Check Point has successfully brought down VandaTheGod, the person behind a 7-year hacktivism campaign.

Check Point nabs ‘VandaTheGod’, individual behind 7-year hacktivism campaign

Check Point has successfully brought down VandaTheGod, the person behind a 7-year hacktivism campaign. Since 2013, many official websites belonging to governments worldwide were hacked and defaced by an attacker who self-identified as ’VandaTheGod.’ The hacker targeted governments in numerous countries, including South Africa, Brazil, the Dominican Republic, Trinidad and Tobago, Argentina, Thailand, Vietnam, and […]
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CREST to build Africa's Cybersecurity Capacity in a $1.4M grant

CREST to build Africa’s Cybersecurity Capacity in a $1.4M grant

CREST, the not-for-profit accreditation and certification body for the technical security industry, has received a grant of $1.4 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help increase cybersecurity capacity in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Indonesia. Robust growth, adoption and usage of digital financial services by the poor can help […]
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Cyber risks are becoming more complex and challenging

The rate at which digital technology is evolving and disrupting traditional business models, cyber risks seem to evolve even faster. Despite declining business confidence in the ability to manage cyber risk, business leaders are now clearly recognising the critical nature of cyber threats and are starting to identify and embrace best practices to mitigate risks. […]
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Compfix Data rebrands to Evail to offer cyber security services

Data Management Company, Compfix Data Limited has rebranded to Evail as it seeks to position itself as the most trusted data solutions brand in East Africa. The firm seeks to increase its portfolio offering as it ventures into offering cybersecurity and business continuity solutions. Previously, the company has been offering IT solutions including Data recovery, […]
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