|About this webinar
This webinar addresses the alarming escalation of cybercrime in South Africa, a trend that poses significant challenges to both individuals and organisations.
The discussion begins with an overview of the current landscape of cybercrime in South Africa, highlighting the most prevalent forms such as phishing, identity theft, and financial fraud.
This is followed by an examination of the underlying factors contributing to this rise, including technological advancements, increasing internet penetration, and the lack of robust cybersecurity measures.
Topics to be covered will include
• Understanding the current cybercrime landscape in South Africa.
• Awareness of contributing factors.
• Recognising the impact on different sectors.
• Knowledge of preventive and responsive strategies.
• Appreciating the role of collaboration in cybersecurity.
Craig Pedersen is a Certified Fraud and Cybercrime Investigator. He has over 20 years industry experience in the area of Cybercrime investigation, open source intelligence and digital forensics.