Cyber Monday – Scam Alert

Cyber Monday – Scam Alert

Shop Cyber Safe this Festive Season Whether you are taking advantage of the crazy Cyber Monday sales or your Christmas planning, one can’t deny the increasing appeal to shop from the comfort of your own home and avoid the manic malls at this time of year. However, as...
Bad Rabbit – Scam Alert

Bad Rabbit – Scam Alert

RASCALLY RABBIT The latest cyber-attack has seen computers go down all over the world. Dubbed ‘Bad Rabbit’ this ransomware locks users out of their computers and demands a ransom before allowing the user to regain access. It bears similarities to the WannaCry and...
SA Data Leak – Survival Guide

SA Data Leak – Survival Guide

SCAM ALERT! The biggest data leak in South African history! That’s what is being published in the media. It sounds scary, and it is. But what does it really mean and how can you protect yourself against this if it happens again? The leaked data contains the ID...
SIM Swap Scam Alert

SIM Swap Scam Alert

SCAM ALERT! How  does it work? Criminals trick you into divulging your online banking login details such as PIN and password via cleverly constructed cyber-attacks such as: Targeted phishing scams Using malicious software Using fake apps that pretend to be your...
Scam Alert – Instagram Data Leak

Scam Alert – Instagram Data Leak

When the media sharing platform, Instagram, was hacked early September this year, initially it was thought only celebrity data was compromised, however, over time it’s emerged that the hack affected as many as 6 million accounts. According to reports, a bug in the...