Ransomed. Hacked. Attacked.

200 days. R5.8 billion. The cybercrime price tag is getting weightier.

A recent report by McAfee revealed that cybercrime costs South African companies more than R5. billion every year. Take a moment to absorb that number. Even with recent political mayhem affecting the value of the Rand, that’s a bill no business wants to foot. Add to this another startling statistic and suddenly cybercrime moves from that problem the media talk about all the time to a blazing reality that has to be addressed.

The other statistic