Cyber security

Kaspersky gets patent for tech meant to detect malicious functionality in a virtual machine 1024 578 Admin

Kaspersky gets patent for tech meant to detect malicious functionality in a virtual machine

Kaspersky has received a patent (US10339301) from the US Patent and Trademark Office for a technology designed to simplify the detection of malicious functionality in a virtual machine. By creating…

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Kenya still struggles with cybercrime 610 407 Admin

Kenya still struggles with cybercrime

With the region’s first growing tech market Kenya still struggles with cybercrime with limited mechanism to protect itself owing to unlimited skilled personnel to curb the menace. By Brian Yatich…

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AWIT’s “Awaken the TechAZON Within” seeks to empower African Women 1024 722 Admin

AWIT’s “Awaken the TechAZON Within” seeks to empower African Women

African Women in Technology Conference (AWIT 2019) seeking to connect start-ups to mentors has kicked off in Nairobi, Kenya. Hosted yearly by ​IBOM LLC​, the 3-day conference is themed “Awaken…

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DATA SECURITY: EMBRACING AUTONOMY AND INTELLIGENT MACHINES 610 337 Admin

DATA SECURITY: EMBRACING AUTONOMY AND INTELLIGENT MACHINES

By Christine Ambetsa Chief   Information Officers (CIOs) are operating in a state of heightened awareness. Their mission-critical systems are increasingly under threat from constantly evolving viruses and hacks, making it…

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Cyber security tips by kaspersky
Small Business Cyber Security Tips By Kaspersky 610 342 Admin

Small Business Cyber Security Tips By Kaspersky

Cyberthreats aren’t just a problem for big corporations and governments; small businesses can be targets too. Research suggests that 22% of small businesses have been the targets of cyberattacks. Approximately…

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Tips for Detecting a Hack Early 600 400 Admin

Tips for Detecting a Hack Early

Even if you think you’re doing everything right, there’s always a chance your site will be hacked. If it happens, it is important to find out quickly. An attacker with…

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Optimizing brute force protection 610 305 Admin

Optimizing brute force protection

One of the ways attackers try to break in to your site is by guessing your username and password. They try to figure out valid usernames and then try lists…

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Using advanced AI to stay ahead of cybercriminals 610 358 Admin

Using advanced AI to stay ahead of cybercriminals

By Doros Hadjizenonos, Regional Director – SADC at Fortinet Staying ahead of today’s accelerated cybercrime trends requires adding artificial intelligence (AI) to an organisation’s network security strategyAs the threat landscape…

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IX Reach picks Djibouti data center for network expansion in Africa
IX Reach picks Djibouti data center for network expansion in Africa 610 330 Admin

IX Reach picks Djibouti data center for network expansion in Africa

IX Reach has announced the expansion of its network into East Africa in partnership with the award-winning Djibouti Data Center, which was selected as the strategic hub for IX Reach’s…

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Sophos reports rise of targeted cyber attacks
Sophos reports rise of targeted cyber attacks 610 305 Admin

Sophos reports rise of targeted cyber attacks

Sophos (LSE: SOPH) today launched its 2019 Threat Report providing insights into emerging and evolving cybersecurity trends. The report, produced by SophosLabs researchers, explores changes in the threat landscape over the past 12 months, uncovering trends and how they are expected to impact cybersecurity in 2019. read more