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It took a R9.7m salary for Matt Comyns to entice a seasoned cybersecurity expert to join one of America’s largest companies as chief information security officer in 2012. This year, the company had to pay R37m to fill the same role.
Cybersecurity continues to challenge wealth managers, according to a global wealth report released by Boston Consulting Group.
There is an increasing number of cyber attacks on supply chains and financial services in Africa, according to experts at global cyber security giant Kaspersky Lab.
According to research by IBM, there are about 17 billion cyber-attack incidents daily, and the most attacked industry is financial services, because of the valuable data in its possession.
Fin24 talks to 13-year old hacker Reuben Paul, who delivered his first presentation at a hacker conference at the tender age of 8.
Facebook has once again dropped the ball on user information by allowing a public server to store hundreds of millions of user account information.
Actuarial skills are now also sought after in industries like banking, healthcare and mining, which rely heavily on data and systems integrity.
Six months after the General Data Protection Regulation came into effect in the EU, an industry expert points out the biggest lessons to learnt from the policy on handling data breaches.
Major industry players are taking down cyber threats through collaboration and intelligence sharing.
A Japanese minister in charge of cyber security has provoked astonishment by admitting he has never used a computer in his professional life, and appearing confused by the concept of a USB drive.
Ask any South African company what their major headaches are right now, and chances are that security - including cyber security - will be near the top of the list.
With growing investment in smart buildings and the arrival of the Internet of Things, it's only a matter of time before buildings themselves are under attack, says Carey van Vlaanderen.
Next year will likely become known for advanced phishing attacks on smart phones, according to a cyber security expert.
Companies often force employees to be cyber security aware, while top management does not have a clue what is going on, warns the director of the Centre for Cyber Security at the University of Johannesburg.
In 1994 there was about 1 new malware detected per hour; by 2008 it was about one per minute and by 2011 about one per second.
Hackers apparently connected to China have accessed thousands of sensitive EU diplomatic cables, the New York Times reports, in the latest embarrassing data breach to hit a major international organisation.
Simon Bryden of cybersecurity firm Fortinet shares ways that small enterprises, which are under resourced, can better equip themselves against cyber threats.
An expert shares five simple ways consumers and businesses can better protect their data.
As businesses make the move to digital transformation, they must match their security transformation.
One of the biggest cybersecurity problems in South Africa is a feeble awareness among our workforce, including all level managers, and citizens.
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