Cryptomining is all the rage among hackers, as DDoS amplification attacks continue

By Juan C. Perez  As industry analyst Jason Bloomberg put it in a Forbes column recently, “ransomware is oh, so 2017,” as “smart hackers have turned to illicit cryptomining […]

South Africa’s risk managers ‘missing A trick’

By Guy Krige “So, why did this happen if full protection was available? It appears that an it-won’t happen-to-me attitude left companies dangerously exposed. Jason Bloomberg writing […]

Deeper Lessons From This Week’s Massive Ransomware Attack

Over the last week, a massive ransomware attack with the moniker WannaCry impacted tens of thousands of computers around the world. This cyberattack disrupted organizations as […]

Bitcoin Gains Value Due to Criminal Use [Only], Says Forbes Coloumnist

By Samburaj Das A Forbes columnist has matter-of-factly opined that “the only reason” bitcoin has any value is due to illegal usage. In a published column yesterday, […]