Alleged Liberty Group hackers make public statement

Barely a couple of hours after David Munro, Chief Executive at Liberty Group, held a media briefing and answered questions relating to the breach of their IT infrastructure, a person/s claiming to have been responsible for the breach have made a public statement. The statement, posted publicly and seen…

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Liberty Group statement on IT systems breach

Liberty regrets to confirm that it has been subject to illegal and unauthorized access to its IT infrastructure. An external party has taken data from us and demanded payment. Liberty was alerted of the intrusion into its network late on Thursday evening. Liberty specialist teams immediately began investigating the incident,…

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Preventing cyber-attacks in 2018

Cyber security was a massive concern for most organisations in 2017 and looks to continue to be a headache for CIOs in 2018. Symantec recently released their cyber security predictions for 2018, listing the many concerns that CIOs and InfoSec specialists may have in store for them this year. The…

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Leaks R Us

For three consecutive years we, iAfrikan, have broken stories about major data breaches and leaks across Afrika. Some, we've reported on publicly, while others were too sensitive and we simply notified the relevant authorities without publicly reporting on them. These include in 2016, the data leak of Kenya's KCB Bank…

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