Cyber security

Africa’s e-security Is The Worst Among All Continents

Africa’s e-security Is The Worst Among All Continents

Africa’s e-security is the worst among all continents, according to Surfshark’s Digital Quality of Life study. The report comes following the news of repeated cyber attacks on 12 African countries by the cybercriminal group OPERA1ER.  The e-security index includes an evaluation of a country’s cybersecurity (how well a country can counter cybercrime) and the quality […]
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How is Hashing a Best Practice in Cyber Security?

How is Hashing a Best Practice in Cyber Security?

The phrase “hashing” is probably familiar to those in the tech and cybersecurity fields, but what exactly does it mean, and why is it used? Fundamentally, hashing changes a string of letters into a different value for security reasons. Despite the frequent confusion between the terms hashing and encryption, hashing is always used for one-way […]
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How Behavioural Biometrics Can Protect Organisations and Their Customers Against Fraud

Behavioural Biometrics Can Protect Organisations, Customers Against Fraud

The rapid rise in digitisation, self-service onboarding and faster payments has left many banks, financial institutions and their customers at risk from fraudsters and cybercriminals. While many fraud- and risk-management measures severely hamper customer experience, MoData’s AI-driven Behavioural Biometrics platform ensures that the customer experience remains seamless while delivering advanced fraud protection. It does this […]
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How AI-Powered Document-Forgery Detection Can Protect Your Organisation Against 'Shallowfakes'

How AI-Powered Document-Forgery Detection Can Protect Your Organisation Against ‘Shallowfakes’

A rise in fraud continues to plague the insurance, banking, retail, telco and gaming sectors, with so-called “shallowfakes” now being highlighted as a growing threat alongside more sophisticated “deepfakes”. While deepfakes require AI to create realistic but synthetic still or video images or voice recordings, shallowfakes can be created easily and quickly using regular software, […]
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10 Cybersecurity Safety Tips To Keep You Protected

10 Cybersecurity Safety Tips To Keep You Protected

Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, there has been a disruption in normal business operations across all industries. As a result, employees are working from home to avoid spreading or catching the virus. Some employees are working from home for the first time and other businesses are opting for this kind of arrangement to enable business continuity […]
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Why Digital Marketers Should Care About Cybersecurity

Why Digital Marketers Should Care About Cybersecurity

The new digital norm has allowed cybersecurity markets to rise to an all-time high. With growing businesses left and right, digital marketers are keen to invest in cyber security. Digital marketers protect their most significant assets, the general public, by creating firewalls against hackers.    This investment in cyber security develops users’ trust in the […]
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