Thoughts Insights & Opinions

The infamous Hillary Clinton email controversy
The infamous Hillary Clinton email controversy

The controversy surrounding Hillary Clinton's emails during her tenure as United States Secretary of State from 2009 to 2013 highlighted critical vulnerabilities in government communication channels. Critics voiced concerns over security risks and mishandling of...

read more
Hulle weet nie wat ons weet nie!
Hulle weet nie wat ons weet nie!

Pfortner, as a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions, places customer security at the forefront of our mission. To underscore our dedication to protecting sensitive data and communications, we have made a strategic choice not to release vulnerabilities on the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) database.

read more
It’s the shopping month of December, and your ATMs are down …
It’s the shopping month of December, and your ATMs are down …

As the holiday season approaches, the spectre of ATM downtime looms over December. With exponentially growing cyber threats, increased transaction volumes, last-minute shopping sprees, and year-end financial activities, ATM networks take huge strain, leading to unexpected outages and downtime of mission-critical services.

read more
BOKKE Defense delivers another Trophy!
BOKKE Defense delivers another Trophy!

South Africa’s perfect record in Rugby World Cup finals was extended in Paris on Saturday as they became the first nation to win the tournament four times. A nerve-shredding 12-11 victory over New Zealand completed back-to-back World Cup wins and led to debate about whether they are the greatest team in history.

read more
The only secure system is…
The only secure system is…

Gene Spafford is credited with the now famous quote, “The only truly secure system is one that is powered off, cast in a block of concrete, and sealed in a lead-lined room with armed guards – and even then, I have my doubts.”

read more
When AI is harnessed for BAD – WormGPT
When AI is harnessed for BAD – WormGPT

A new generative AI cybercrime tool called WormGPT has been advertised on underground forums as a way for adversaries to launch sophisticated phishing and business email compromise (BEC) attacks.

read more

Visit us

995 Saxby Avenue
Eldoraigne
Centurion, 0157

Click to navigate

Visit us

995 Saxby Avenue
Eldoraigne
Centurion, 0157

Tap to navigate

Pfortner Logo

Call us

+27 (0) 12 658 5182

Write us

Send us a message.