We live in a world of constant change. Covid-19 has accelerated our mobility and digital transformation strategies in the short space of 18 months. It has created a new way of working; the work from home or the hybrid scenario of work from home/office has become the new normal. These changes require that we look … Read More
Cybersecurity News Updates. So if you were wondering if cybersecurity incidents are decreasing in the world? Not a chance !!!
Thanks to all who attended our chapter meeting on 23 April 2021. A number of cybersecurity topics that were trending recently were discussed by members. Here follows a list of some of the topics and some thoughts shared in the meeting. Latest on the Solarwinds Hack Many companies have been affected by the breach including … Read More
If you are an undergraduate student who is interested in a career in cybersecurity, or maybe just would like to increase your knowledge of cybersecurity, you may consider joining the (ISC)² Gauteng Chapter as an intern member and the best part of it is membership is FREE to undergraduate students. (ISC)² stands for International Information … Read More
We’ve already seen our fair share of pandemic-driven fraud and cybercrime, but what can we expect as vaccine rollouts pick up pace worldwide? Raymond Pompon, Director of F5 Labs, responds. Cyber espionage to steal vaccine data A viable vaccine is valuable intellectual property. Beyond the pharmaceutical formula itself, even data on testing and drug trials can … Read More
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework (CSF) has become an essential resource for businesses that are developing an organization-wide cybersecurity program. Organizations of any size can apply the guidance which is recognized globally as a “best practice”. Cybersecurity risks are a given factor that every business must face. According to Varonis, … Read More
“The true delight is in the finding out rather than in the knowing.” – Isaac Asimov. If you are an experienced security professional you may consider an advanced security certification like the CISSP because of its attractiveness in the industry. Holding a globally recognised certification like the CISSP will vastly improve your career opportunities. Passing … Read More