Interview with Charl van der Walt “The Emerging Cyber Bloc Party: Cyber Balkanisation Rears its Head”

Are we seeing the emergence of cyber balkanisation? SecureData chief security strategy officer Charl van der Walt thinks so. We’re heading for cyber balkanisation levels not seen since the Cold War, …
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Hackers using blockchain to keep authorities at bay & to sustain operations

Charl van der Walt, chief security strategy officer at SecureData, believes that even if some cyber-criminals use the blockchain to hide their own designs, they will do little to change the fundamenta …
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Charl van der Walt feature in the latest IDG Connect article

Testing the waters: The value of ethical hacking for business Navigating the challenges of cybersecurity can be daunting for even the most prepared of organizations. As Jamie Woodruff, an ethical h …
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Firms buy insurance ‘in mad panic’ as cyber-attacks soar

Charl van der Walt feature in the latest BBC Technology of Business article. With cyber-attacks increasing in frequency and severity, many companies are turning to insurance to cover their mounting …
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How to use machine learning and AI in cyber security

Charl van der Walt features in the latest itpro.co.uk article "How to use machine learning and AI in cyber security" New technologies can augment your security team's response and may even be able to …
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Barclays no longer offers Kaspersky antivirus to new customers

News Feature: It's 2017: Is the splinternet nearer than ever? Charl van der Walt, chief security strategy officer at SecureData, comments: "In a reality where nations are in conflict, it’s a …
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UK Budget lacking Cybersecurity investment?

News Feature: Did the Autumn budget leave the tech industry satisfied? Etienne Greeff, CTO and co-founder of SecureData argues  the Chancellor should have done more to prioritize cyber security; …
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Etienne Greeff comments on the UK Autumn Budget

News Feature: Budget: tech & skills investment welcome, why no mention of cyber-security? Etienne Greeff, CTO and co-founder, SecureData questions, “Is the investment in the right place? C …
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Etienne Greeff comments on Uber Hack in City A.M.

News Feature: Uber hack: Should you delete the ride-hailing app? This is what the experts advise... The news that Uber covered up a significant data breach is "unfortunately, unsurprising", accord …
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Charl van der Walt comments on WikiLeaks CIA code dumping

News Feature: Could WikiLeaks dumping CIA code create the next WannaCry or NotPetya? If nothing else, these leaks reaffirm the fact that vulnerability discovery and disclosure by intelligence agenc …
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