IT Managers: How to Protect Your Users Against Ransomware

The best way to protect yourself, your users and your business against ransomware is by setting up a proactive defence. The ransomware statistics paint a frightening picture for anyone in charge of IT: In Q3 2016 alone, 18 million new malware samples were captured. Source: Panda Labs   What that means is that the criminals…

Cibecs Joins Silicon Valley Top 20

Cibecs Joins Silicon Valley Companies to be Listed on Top 20 Most Promising Storage Solution Providers of 2016   Cibecs, a leading South African endpoint backup, protection and security solution, has been recognised as one of the 20 Most Promising Storage Solutions of 2016 by CIO Review. The list, compiled by industry insiders, highlights leading…

4 Signs You Need a New Endpoint Data Backup Solution

With more workers depending on laptops it is more important than ever to ensure that the work protected and stored on those devices is backed up and protected. Forrester Research says that 45% of corporate executives don’t follow policies for data use and handling. Underlining how at risk almost half of a business’s data actually…

General

Warning: Job applications distribute ransomware

The latest ransomware to plague German companies is, a malware program called, Petya which overwrites the master boot record (MBR) of infected computers, leaving the operating systems in an un-bootable state. Typically the master boot record code is stored in the first sectors of a hard disk drive. This code contains information about the disk’s…

Announcing Cibecs Version 8

Cibecs endpoint backup, security and protection, announced its latest release, Version 8, featuring an all-new user interface (UI). The newest release of the software squarely place Cibecs as a forerunner in the endpoint data protection space. Inspired by simplicity, Cibecs designed the new UI to improve usability, centralise data protection and increase productivity. With Version…

The 2014 Business Data Loss Survey Results

The 2014 Business Data Loss Survey: Over 50% of Companies Have Lost Data in the Last 12 Months IDG Connect and Cibecs, industry leader in endpoint data protection, have released the 2014 Data Loss Survey Results, uncovering the developments and challenges around business data management and endpoint data protection. The survey uncovers a multitude of…

Cibecs and IDG-Connect present the 2014 Data Loss Survey

Cibecs has released their latest version, ready for Windows 8.

Corporate Governance Compliance and Data Protection Acts

  Compliance & Legalities around business Data Protection in South Africa Protecting data correctly and effectively is a paramount business continuity imperative. Not only do organizations with ineffective data protection strategies face the immediate costs and productivity interruption of data loss, they leave themselves vulnerable to data theft, unauthorised access to confidential files and are…

5 Key Business Data Security Considerations

Cibecs has released their latest version, ready for Windows 8.

Discover how easy endpoint data protection can be