Wednesday , 13 December 2017

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  • Scammers devise festive season trickery

    Scammers devise festive season trickery

    JOHANNESBURG - CONSUMERS have been alerted to a new banking scam ahead of the festive season. To carry out their devious plan, fraudsters remotely take control of the victim’s pers ...

  • Nominations open for SAP Africa Quality Awards

    Nominations open for SAP Africa Quality Awards

    JOHANNESBURG - THE nomination period for the 2018 SAP Quality Awards in Africa is now open. The awards honour SAP customers who embrace quality in their SAP software implementation ...

  • Huawei customers major winners at Smart City Expo

    Huawei customers major winners at Smart City Expo

    BARCELONA - IN line with Huawei’s commitment to enabling good governance, promoting industry development and delivering benefits for the people, four of the company’s customers wer ...

  • Cyber crooks sustain malicious onslaught

    Cyber crooks sustain malicious onslaught

    By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG - CYBER criminals are abusing office document software to profile potential victims for targeted attacks. Kaspersky Lab, the global cyber security com ...

Business clients shielded from cybercrime

Business clients shielded from cybercrime

TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG - MTN Business has moved to protect its clients from the growing risk of cyber-based fraud and theft as the cost of global cybercrime expected to pas ...

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Banking Trojan outsmarts new Android security

Banking Trojan outsmarts new Android security

TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG, - ANDROID users have been alerted to a malicious computer programme cyber criminals are using to steal users' mobile banking. The banking Trojan, Gu ...

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Companies urged to double their protection against cyber terrorism

Companies urged to double their protection against cyber terrorism

Simba Rushwaya JOHANNESBURG – FORTINET, a company that develops and markets cybersecurity software, has challenged South African institutions such as banks and the retail industry ...

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Cyber attack leaves CFO sector panicking

Cyber attack leaves CFO sector panicking

GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, - SUCH is the extent of the problem that a loss R300 million (20, 376 million) by a leading local bank through a scam, cybercrime has moved up the agen ...

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Cloud innovator of the Year announced

Cloud innovator of the Year announced

GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG - AMADEUS, the leading provider of technology solutions for the global travel industry, has won the 2016 Red Hat Innovator of the Year award. This is in ...

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Low incentives see SA’s ICT levels dropping  – expert

Low incentives see SA’s ICT levels dropping  – expert

Simba Rushwaya JOHANNESBURG – WHILE the general notion is that South Africa is advanced technology wise, founder and editor of TechCentral magazine, Duncan McLeod disagrees saying ...

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Gauteng reacts to allegations it stole site idea

Gauteng reacts to allegations it stole site idea

MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG - THE Gauteng Department of Education says it is concerned by allegations by a technology company it ‘stole’ an idea for the department’s Admissions ...

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Veeam appoints Schuck as Africa GM

Veeam appoints Schuck as Africa GM

TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG - VEEAM, the technology solutions provider, has appointed Claude Schuck as the new regional manager for Africa. Schuck joins Veeam at a time the comp ...

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Security fears hinder Africa cloud adoption

Security fears hinder Africa cloud adoption

MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG  - BUSINESSES in the continent have been urged to forego security fears and embrace cloud solutions to enhance productivity. Industry expert, Steven ...

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“Domain wrangle depriving Africa of identity

“Domain wrangle depriving Africa of identity

By MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG - THE ZA Central Registry (ZACR) has decried its ongoing wrangle with DotConnectAfrica Trust (DCA) as denying Africans an opportunity to identify ...

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