Several prominent companies have been attacked already.
The very recent fraudulent trend is fast spreading to other parts of the country. The latest information reveals how many South African citizens have already been defrauded via classic email attacks and hacking. According to a renowned cyber security expert, who South African people not to open any unknown emails and to urgently update their security software as a global cyber ransom attack spread to South Africa on Saturday.
The IT expert warned that,We need people to understand that they must not open mail or attachments from senders they do not know. Roi Shaposhnik of Johannesburg-based Gold N’ Links Cyber submitted
In a further explanation he noted his company had seen the attack coming, and was currently helping local clients defend themselves against the attack.
The global courier company FedEx were among the several muli- companies that have succumb to the attack