CAPE TOWN – Kaspersky Lab in celebration of Human Rights day on the 21st of March believe that South Africans need to consider that we are functioning in a world continually shaped by technology and should consider their right to IT security and online protection in the digital age
David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab said in an email response to Business Report: " In this digitally driven world, we entrust our personal information with many online providers today – just think about all the applications and online websites you make use of, daily."
"Given that our data holds massive value about who we are, it is our right to ensure that it is protected. We need to know that these companies are looking after our data, to not only avoid a possible data breach scenario but to ensure that our data does not end up in the wrong hands which can comprise our credentials, reputation and information."
Kaspersky lists practical steps that technology consumers and users can implement, to ensure further protection: