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Technology continues to challenge the legal system and sometimes laws battle to keep up with the speed at which technology is changing, and the various new technologies that are launched. The Tech Legal Matters podcast will explore cybersecurity, privacy, and data protection and other similar topics at the intersection of technology and the law.

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Technology continues to challenge the legal system and sometimes laws battle to keep up with the speed at which technology is changing, and the various new technologies that are launched. The Tech Legal Matters podcast will explore cybersecurity, privacy, and data protection and other similar topics at the intersection of technology and the law.

    Cyber security trends for enterprises in 2020

    Cyber security trends for enterprises in 2020

    This episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast is a recording from the World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition 2020. The event was successful in bringing in fresh narratives, innovative ideas, and awareness on key areas such as cyber threat intelligence, data governance, data privacy, and cyber regulations across Africa.

    A cross-industry panel discussion at the 2020 World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition on cybersecurity trends for enterprises in 2020. The panel discussed several cybersecurity trends and topics that affected businesses during 2020 including:

    + Creating effective endpoint security strategy.
    + Cyber Threat Management (CTM): Enabling early identification of threats,
    data driven situational awareness, accurate decision-making, and timely
    threat mitigating actions.
    + Establishing Zero-Trust Security framework to protect enterprise data and
    prevent unauthorized access to the network.
    + The Impact of Coronavirus on Cyber Security: How the response to COVID-19
    has increased cyber risk?

    The discussion was moderated by Daniel Adaramola, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Unity Bank PLC, Nigeria, and it featured the following panelists:

    + Ezekiel Mukanga, Head of Information Technology, Zimbabwe Stock Exchange, Zimbabwe
    + Hisham Mohamed Aly, Chief Information Security Officer, Emirates NBD Egypt, Egypt
    + Peter Hunguru, Head of Information Communication and Technology, Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA), Zimbabwe
    + Faheem Ali, Chief Risk Officer, Musoni, Kenya

    Event details -

    • 47 min
    The five digital forces for post-COVID-19 pandemic organizations

    The five digital forces for post-COVID-19 pandemic organizations

    This episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast is a recording from the World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition 2020. The event was successful in bringing in fresh narratives, innovative ideas, and awareness on key areas such as cyber threat intelligence, data governance, data privacy, and cyber regulations across Africa.

    Dr. Ganesh Natarajan, Founder, 5F World, and Chairman of SVP India, Center for AI and advanced analytics, Senior
    Advisory Board Member, Trescon, India, delivers a keynote address at the World Cyber Security Summit Africa Edition 2020 talking about "The five digital forces for post-COVID-19 pandemic organizations."

    • 16 min
    Cybersecurity's role in the digital transformation journey

    Cybersecurity's role in the digital transformation journey

    This episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast is a recording from the World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition 2020. The event was successful in bringing in fresh narratives, innovative ideas, and awareness on key areas such as cyber threat intelligence, data governance, data privacy, and cyber regulations across Africa.

    The Middle East and Africa cybersecurity market was reported to be valued at approximately $18.02 billion in 2016. It is anticipated to grow at a healthy growth rate of more than 15.62% over the forecast period 2018-2025. The role of cybersecurity becomes all the more crucial as enterprises embark upon their digital transformation journey.

    The discussion, moderated by Confidence Staveley (Founder and Executive/Director, CyberSafe Foundation, Top 50 Women in Cyber
    Security Africa 2020, Nigeria) features:
    - Fene Osakwe, Associate Director - IT Governance, Risk and Control, IHS Towers, Nigeria
    - Sandip Bhadury, Chief Executive Officer, GA Insurance Ltd, Kenya
    - Kevin Kiereni, Head of IT, Jumia, Kenya
    - Winnie Sergon, Head of ICT and Innovation, Boresha SACCO Society Ltd, Kenya

    • 42 min
    The role of privacy regulation in fighting cybercrime

    The role of privacy regulation in fighting cybercrime

    This episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast is a recording from the World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition 2020. The event was successful in bringing in fresh narratives, innovative ideas, and awareness on key areas such as cyber threat intelligence, data governance, data privacy, and cyber regulations across Africa.

    In this episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast, Isabella Hofmeyr-Pretorius, Legal Advisor, Capitec Bank (South Africa), and Alice Namuli Blazevic, Partner Head Technology and Innovation, Katende, Ssempebwa and co Advocates (Uganda), discuss how data protection and privacy regulations can play a role in curbing cybercrime across various countries in Africa. They also share some insights on this from their work in the legal and information security sector.

    • 26 min
    Changing information security cultures

    Changing information security cultures

    This episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast is a recording from the World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition 2020. The event was successful in bringing in fresh narratives, innovative ideas, and awareness on key areas such as cyber threat intelligence, data governance, data privacy, and cyber regulations across Africa.

    In this episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast, Anna Collard, SVP of Content Strategy and Evangelist, KnowBe4 Africa, South Africa, shares some findings from KnowBe4's African Cyber Security Culture Research Report.

    This includes insights on how to define security culture in organizations and best practices to build security cultures and awareness programs.

    • 18 min
    An African approach to cybersecurity

    An African approach to cybersecurity

    This episode of the Tech Legal Matters podcast is a recording from the World Cyber Security Summit - Africa Edition 2020. The event was successful in bringing in fresh narratives, innovative ideas, and awareness on key areas such as cyber threat intelligence, data governance, data privacy, and cyber regulations across Africa.

    Every year that passes African countries experience a growing number of cyberattacks. These cyber-attacks occur both in the private and public sectors and depending on the type of incident, can threaten national security. This makes it imperative for African governments to have a holistic view and strategy around cybersecurity.

    In this episode, you will hear insights from various stakeholders across Africa and the Middle East as they discuss how their countries' governments handle cybersecurity and how they attempt to have a coordinated plan.

    The panel discussion features:
    + Tefo Mohapi, iAfrikan Media (Moderator)
    + Peter Kahigi, Director e-Government Services, National Information Technology Authority -Uganda (NITA-U)
    + Rebecca Keli, Ministry of ICT, Innovation and Youth Affairs, Kenya
    + Muyowa Mutemwa, Cyber Security Operations Manager and Senior Cyber Security Specialist, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, South Africa
    + Ashish Khanna, ISO, Dubai Health Authority, United Arab Emirates
    + Themba Mnguni, Deputy Director, IT Audit, Department of Rural development and Land Reform, South Africa

    • 40 min

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MoLeMan88 ,

Learning

Learning some things I didn't know aroud ICT.

Muzondo ,

Insightful

It was quite informative

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