Varsities at mercy of rampaging cyber criminals

October 25, 2018 7:59 am8 comments
Cybercrime

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG – ACADEMICS must be careful when online following the detection of multiple cyber attacks hitting at least 131 universities in 16 countries, including South Africa, over the past year. This is according to a global cyber security company as several well-known universities have experienced at least one phishing […]

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Global IT spending to near $4 trillion

October 18, 2018 11:05 am0 comments
Global IT spending reach $4 trillion

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – WORLDWIDE information technology (IT) spending is projected to increase by more than 3 percent to total US$3,8 trillion (about R54.036 trillion) in 2019. This is according to Gartner, the world’s leading research and advisory company, which forecasts an increase from expected spending of $3,7 trillion in the current year. […]

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Wireless regulator offers tips for mobile protection

September 26, 2018 3:13 pm0 comments
Wireless regulator offers tips for mobile protection

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH Africa’s self-regulating mobile content and applications industry body is urging subscribers to scan, monitor and their subscriptions at least once a month to avoid unwanted mobile billing. Wireless Application Service Providers’ Association (WASPA) is promoting the ‘scan, monitor, check’ mobile mantra as an effective way for keeping tabs on […]

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