Keeping Face And The Power Of Data Analytics

With a reported2.2 billion monthly users, Facebook is one of the largest organisations in the world and has access to huge quantities of highly person…

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Equifax Has A Problem That Is Worth Half A Billion

The infamousEquifax data breachhas once more expanded, the company announced last week that a further 2.4 million consumers in the United States had t…

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What Strategies Exist To Replace Legacy Backup?

Legacyor traditional backup methods are typically defined as methods of copying data from its primary location to hardware or media that can be stored…

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Crypto-jacker Leaves ICO In Its Wake

Cyber-attacks and ‘hacks’ made regularheadlinesthroughout 2017, and in the UK the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), was there to oversee …

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100 Days To Go…

Wednesday 14thFebruary 2018, valentine’s day, but more significantly it’s 100 days until G-day. May 25th, 2018, the day on which TheGeneral Data P…

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Redstor Set To Celebrate Data Protection Day 2018

In a year where Data Protection is being given more credit than ever, thanks to the GDPR, Data Protection Day is fast approaching. Occurring on the 28…

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Spectre and Meltdown Microchip Mayhem

It didn’t take long for cyber-security to makeheadlinesagain in 2018, following on from large-scale attacks and breaches of 2017. The latest vulnera…

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Taxi! Uber Suffers Uber-hack

In a year where data breaches and large-scale hacks are making headlines, technology and taxi giant Uber is the latest victim. Okay that’s not stric…

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Are Hackers Focussing Their Efforts Towards Azure?

Attacks on cloud accounts are accelerating, according to Microsoft’s latestSecurity Intelligence Report(PDF), with a tripling of attacks aimed at user…

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UK Government Announces New Data Bill

In line with the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Matt Hancock, Digital Minister, has announced plans for a new Data Bill set to st…

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POPI Adds A New Dimension To Personal Data Protection In SA

Whether one has totally embraced South Africa’s Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act or not – or truly understands the legal responsibili…

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The Challenge For IT Directors Getting Security Into Budget

The digital threat landscape evolves and changes on a daily basis and despite the importance of IT within organisations of all sizes and industries, c…

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