Mobile payments are very popular in African companies and SIM card fraud is a massive problem. At the Kaspersky Security Analyst Summit, CERT Mozambique discussed how the banks and mobile operators worked together to ensure thieves didn't loot customer accounts just by stealing phone number.
Yubico is bringing hardware-based 2FA to mobile devices with two new security keys, including one that has NFC support.
New tools such as Modlishka and frameworks such as Gophish enable organizations to test their awareness and resilience to phishing campaigns.
The Solo security keys are based on open-source software and hardware designs and work with both desktop and mobile devices for two-factor authentication.
Adoption and support for two-factor authentication continues to expand, as Yubico and Microsoft introduce new products designed to make passwords a thing of the past.