Beza speaks to Executives

He is able to articulate and communicate cyber threats and vulnerability findings and recommendations in a clear and concise manner to all levels of client organizations, from “C” Level executives to board members.

Beza speaks to management & staff

Beza explains complex emerging cyber trends and threats in straight forward and practical terms to both management and general staff.

Beza speaks to technical staff

He sees what hard core technologists can not see in business and he sees what business executives can not see technology; be it contemporary or legacy.

IN THE BEGNNING.....

 

Back in 1993, Beza, as a third year student at Andrews University, wrote a research paper on computer crime.

 

Through this paper, Beza wrote in detail a fascinating recount of various types of computer crimes, the modus operandi of hackers and explored various security measures to defend valuable information systems.

 

Fast forward to today, in 2017, cybercrime is transformed into highly organized and profitable global business. It has become the prefered lethal weapon for espionage and sabotage deployed by hostile state actors and activists.

 

It is growing with an alarming rate presenting unprecedented national security, political and commercial risks. 

 

Beza has become a well-known thought leader in the cybersecurity domain. He with a team of experts helped several firms to effectively combat cyberrime.

 

Beza's years of experience in IT and cybersecurity space gives him the edge to work with you as you enhance your cyber defense be it hardware, software or wetware.
Beza Belayneh Lefebo -
Certified Information Security Manager

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He is continuously called upon to give expert advice and insight on how to mitigate cyber risks effectively. He presented his cybersecurity research results and solution proposals at top industry events around the world.

 

He appeared on international and continental media such as CNBC, BBC, SABC and on several print and online media.

 

Beza obtained a bachelor's degree in Information Systems from Andrews University and is Certified Information Security Manager with a string of other industry certifications, and postgraduate qualifications. 

 

He stands out as a thought leader in the industry, foremost cyber security expert and up-to-date cyber security issues communicator with 20 years of solid working experience in IT and cybersecurity. He traveled extensively in Africa, Europe, USA and Middle East to share his insight.

 

Beza shares his deep understanding of range of cyber trends and threats such as ransmoware, malware analysis, insider threats, awareness training, threat modelling, emerging threats and vulnerability assessments.

 

 

 

The Problem With Data Security is not only the hardware and the software, It’s also the Wetware. Beza's insight helps firms to address wetware challenges.

 

Wetware is a term used to describe the human element of an information technology (IT) architecture or cybersecurity posture. 

 

Beza's engaging and memorable presentations and advisory engagement help your organization to enhance cyber resilience and effectively combat turst exploitation challenges, the biggest cause of data breach.

 

 

Beza is current CISM since 2012 & an active member of ISACA.

 

 

 

Wetware can be contrasted with software, hardware, vmware, malware, ransomware and etc…, The term wetware was inspired by the fact that the human brain is composed of about 75% water. 

 

The term Meatware is also used to address human element of computing infrastructure.

 

Receiving award in Kuwait

Beza delivered a presentation in Kuwait on cyber warfare- lesson from Shaka Zulu warfare strategy. As cyber warfare issues moved up in the scale as the most crucial concern for national security, Beza's well researched and Zulu themed presentation excited the audience.

Beza on CNBC

Beza gave an interview to CNBC on the growing threat of cyber crime in Africa and shared insight and tips how to combat the silent epidemic that is affecting every aspect of the economy, government and citizens.

Beza on SABC TV

Following the hacking of South Africa's government agency, Beza gave expert insight on South African Boradcasting Corporation (SABC) explaining how the data breach occured and What must be done to effectively enhance cyber defense.

Beza Africa's top cyber security expert speaker

Beza B. is known as a dynamic and entertaining cyber security expert speaker and leading authority in combating cyber crime and cyber resilience.


Beza has written thought leadership pieces for numerous international publications and frequently provided expert interviews on current cybersecurity threatscape and trends to Radio, TV, magazines, online media, executive brief & forums in South Africa and around the world..