Beware of the Social Engineer

Beware of the Social Engineer

Social engineering is a technique used by cybercriminals that focuses on psychological manipulation to gain access to critical information or obtain critical information from a user. What makes social engineering so dangerous is cybercriminals use a variety of attack...
Nclose: How we can help you avoid security debt

Nclose: How we can help you avoid security debt

Regardless of your size or whether you are an organisation with a cybersecurity partner or not, having a solution that protects your organisation’s virtual assets and/or critical information is critical in today’s age. With the world moving in such a digitalised...
The Insider Threat

The Insider Threat

A common debate in the cybersecurity stratosphere is the severity between insider and outsider threats – and which can cause more damage than the other. Cybersecurity companies are designed to prevent anything from coming in, but as time went by, the need to protect...
Responding to Zero-Days in 2022

Responding to Zero-Days in 2022

With the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020 forcing a lot of businesses to adopt a remote style of work – in turn opened a shopping window for cybercriminals to buy from, as they look for zero-day exploits as organizations try to protect themselves in uncharted territory....
Managed security services – The Nclose difference

Managed security services – The Nclose difference

South African cybersecurity company Nclose prides itself on offering comprehensive managed security services that stand out from the rest of the market. Paul Grapendaal, Head of Managed Security Services at Nclose, explained how the innovative company achieved this,...
What can Cybercriminals do with stolen information?

What can Cybercriminals do with stolen information?

Should a cybercriminal compromise, breach or hack an individual’s or businesses systems and data, there is a variety of sinister things they can do – especially if they are not making their intentions known or are hiding themselves. This is where the importance of...
Why Cybersecurity companies are misunderstood

Why Cybersecurity companies are misunderstood

So, you might be a business thinking or looking to put aside resources into partnering up with a cybersecurity service provider. You’ve done research and have an idea of the services you are looking for, what you want to protect, and how you want to protect it....