Ignite executive head Tony Koutakis. In response to the rising cyber crime threat against South African business, Ignite has partnered with endpoint and network security provider, Sophos, to protect small and medium enterprises (SMEs).    Introduced last year, Ignite is a division of Internet Solutions that focuses on providing services to local SMEs. In a […]

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A Government survey of the FTSE 350 has revealed 68% of board members have not been trained to deal with cybersecurity incidents, potentially leaving their businesses in danger. More than half of board members recognise that cyber threats are a top risk to their business but 69% of them still do not receive comprehensive information […]

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The Latest on the $30 million donation to Dakota State University for its cybersecurity program (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A South Dakota public university has received $30 million in private donations and $30 million in public commitments to help build its cybersecurity program. Dakota State University President Jose-Marie Griffiths says the money should make […]

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The second quarter of 2017 was a wild one for blockchain companies and investors, with nearly 60 initial coin offerings (ICOs) closed in the quarter for more than $750M, and it looks like this is just the beginning. It seems that blockchain is about to have an impact on nearly every industry. While banking, finance, […]

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While running on my treadmill on Thursday morning, August 17, 2017, I was watching CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box,’ as David Novak, co-founder and former CEO of YUM Brands, came on the show as a guest. He was asked how he was so successful at growing such a powerful set of global YUM Brands with great results […]

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Although cyberspace is important for economic growth, countries must also have supremacy in it through their ability to navigate it for intelligence gathering and cyberwarfare. Freedom of expression has assumed new contours in cyberspace. Credit: Reuters Chris Painter, a cybersecurity coordinator in the US Department of State since 2011, stepped down in the third week […]

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The Latest on the $30 million donation to Dakota State University for its cybersecurity program (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A South Dakota public university has received $30 million in private donations and $30 million in public commitments to help build its cybersecurity program. Dakota State University President Jose-Marie Griffiths says the money should make […]

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NEW DELHI: Sebi will deliberate with its board members next month on putting in place a long-term cyber security framework for markets amid concerns over malicious software script targeting systems and possible data breaches. With technology-based platforms and high speed algorithmic systems becoming key fulcrums for trading activities, the regulatory focus is on bolstering the […]

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The 2015 Internet of Things Solutions World Congress (IOTSWC) in Barcelona: Josep Lago/AFP/Getty Images Intelligent indoor lighting that follows you where you go, smart refrigerators that send pictures of their contents to grocers, sentient thermostats that adjust temperature based on activity, free and unhindered access to an unlimited library of information has transformed an entire […]

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