Cyber Security Newsletters



Accreditation expiry date: 31/05/2024

We aim to equip you with the knowledge and tools to protect your personal and business information from cyber threats. In today’s digital age, where data breaches and cyber attacks are becoming more common, it’s important to stay informed and proactive in maintaining your cybersecurity hygiene. Our cyber security newsletter series will cover various concepts and practices to help you better understand how to safeguard your sensitive information from unauthorized access, malicious software, and other security threats. With our newsletters, you can stay up-to-date on the latest cybersecurity trends and best practices, and take proactive steps to protect yourself and your business.

Newsletter 1 – The 12 Cyber Security concepts everybody should know

Our first newsletter aims to provide you with information on the 12 key concepts and technologies to help you better understand the cybersecurity domain and the security threats.

Newsletter 2 – Cloud Security

This newsletter will discuss the minimum requirements for secure cloud usage and adoption as an SSME in South Africa.

Newsletter 3 – Sextortion

We address a growing cyber threat that can have severe personal and financial consequences: sextortion. By raising awareness about sextortion and its various forms, we hope to empower you with the knowledge to protect yourself and your business.

Newsletter 4 – The AI revolution in South Africa’s financial sector: A Deep dive into the opportunities and challenges

We will provide an in-depth look at the advantages and disadvantages of early AI adoption:

• The Promise of AI: A Game Changer for FSPs

• Navigating the Challenges of Early AI Adoption

Newsletter 5 – 7 Cybersecurity must have for SMMEs

We will focus on the unique cybersecurity challenges faced by Small, Micro, and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) in South Africa.

Newsletter 6 – Business Email Compromise (BEC)

Business Email Compromise (BEC) scams have become increasingly sophisticated and can lead to significant financial losses if not addressed promptly. Our last edition will delve into a critical threat affecting businesses of all sizes. We will examine three common scenarios that can lead to a BEC attack, provide real-life examples, and offer insights on how to prevent such incidents.

Professional Body: FPI
Approval Number: FPI23025209