Focus on Online Banking Fraud with Radio Today

Dr Ivor Blumenthal discusses some of consumers’ online banking fraud risks with AVeS Cyber Security’s CEO, Charl Ueckermann, and finds out how people can use proper technology to protect their money in the bank.   About Contemporary Business: Contemporary Business is a radio show on the Radio Today station – 1485 am. It is broadcast… Continue reading

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Online banking fraud: consumers have a say and a responsibility

Incidents of online banking fraud continue to rise in South Africa as more consumers become comfortable with transacting on the internet. While cyber fraudsters are known to target companies – or financial institutions – in order to steal larger amounts, individuals are frequently targeted for quick and easy wins.   “Certainly, as we have seen… Continue reading

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Data Security and Cloud Computing on Expresso Morning Show – SABC 3

Espresso (7 February 2017 @ 06:17)   AVeS Cyber Security’s CEO, Charl Ueckermann, talks with Expresso Show presenter Katlego Maboe about basic data security on your phone and in the cloud: “Your safety, your responsibility”  

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Digital transformation does not happen haphazardly

South African businesses, like millions worldwide are embracing digital technologies with fervour. They bring seemingly endless opportunities to streamline workflows, increase productivity, enhance customer interactions, improve agility and increase competitiveness. However adopting cloud, big data, mobile and social technologies haphazardly comes with risks.   “Most things come together with a plan. Digital transformation is the… Continue reading

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We are closing over the festive season

    As we have almost reached the end of the 2016 Journey, we’d like to specifically say to you   Our offices in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Nelspruit will be closed from 16 December to 2 January. We’ll be using this time to recharge our batteries so that we can serve you even better… Continue reading

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Fokus op Sekuriteit met Middag op RSG

This podcast is in Afrikaans   Summary: A discussion with Charl Ueckermann about internet security or cyber security. The discussion looks at the possible problems with the use of public wi-fi hotspots and other general public cyber security considerations.  

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Declining economic growth forecast necessitates businesses to have smarter technology strategies in place

Increased digitisation by companies in order to cut costs and streamline operations can have the opposite effect if cyber risks are not managed. This is according to Charl Ueckermann, managing director of AVeS Cyber Security.   As part of its medium-term budget released in October, the National Treasury has revised South Africa’s 2016 growth forecast… Continue reading

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People-centric IT excellence sees AVeS scoop major accolades

The accolades were presented to AVeS at a gala awards ceremony at The Venue in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, on 3 November. Based solely on revenue, the Awards cover 14 categories, in accordance with the differing sizes, market segments and revenue of the various ESET Partners. “For certain awards, percentage change above a minimum revenue threshold… Continue reading

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MTN Thrive Panel Discussion

MTN Business interviews three of its partners – including Charl Ueckermann from AVeS Cyber Security –  in a panel discussion at the inaugural MTN Business Partner Thrive Summit 2016, Johannesburg.  

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More Ingenious Cyber Threats Emerging

Cyber threats pose a growing danger to companies and individuals, and the risks are constantly evolving like a moving target. An estimated half a million attacks are happening every minute in cyber space, where the hackers are intent on keeping one step ahead with their latest malicious scheming, says Charl Ueckermann, managing director of AVeS… Continue reading

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