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South Africans wary mobile apps are tracking them

July 16, 2018 • Breaking, Business Intelligence, Cloud Computing, Companies, Editors Note, Enterprise Solution, Exclusive, Featured, Innovation, Internet Banking, Mobile, Mobile Banking, Security, Software, Technology, TelecomsComments (0)

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE monitoring capabilities of mobile apps are becoming a concern for South African users. According to cybersecurity experts from Kaspersky Lab, there are rising concerns among consumers about how much of their internet activity is being watched, or whether they are traceable through their online footprint. Kaspersky Lab

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Africa trails as hackers play the long game

July 2, 2018 • Breaking, Companies, Editors Note, Exclusive, Featured, Security, TechnologyComments (0)

from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG – AN executive has raised concern at the continent lagging behind in putting in place necessary plans to respond to rising cyber attacks. According to African respondents in Control

Scammers’ World Cup campaign unearthed

June 28, 2018 • Breaking, Business Intelligence, Editors Note, Events, Exclusive, Featured, Finance & Banks, Finance and Banking, Internet Banking, Mobile, Mobile Banking, Security, TechnologyComments (0)

from MTHULISI SIBANDA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG – A global provider of cybersecurity solutions has identified a phishing campaign linked to the start of the ongoing Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) World Cup. In

AU mission reviews ICT strategy against al-Shabaab

April 3, 2018 • Breaking, Editors Note, Enterprise Solution, Featured, Innovation, Security, TechnologyComments (0)

from SAAD MUSE in Mogadishu, Somalia MOGADISHU – THE African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) is reviewing its information and communications technology (ICT) capabilities to enhance effectiveness. A team of 39 ICT services executives from the