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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Cyber crooks hijack Kenya’s coveted digital revolution

September 24, 2018 12:56 pm21 comments
Riaan Badenhorst, the General Manager at Kaspersky Lab Africa

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – THE demand for qualified cyber security experts outstripping availability and existing gaps in current cyber security laws are among factors Kenya’s acclaimed position as a continental leader in the adoption of technology is a curse in disguise. East Africa’s largest economy is losing […]

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Refined SA wireless code tackles malware, ransomware

August 24, 2018 3:43 am9 comments
Refined SA wireless code tackles malware, ransomware

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – THE Wireless Application Service Providers Association (WASPA) has updated its Code of Conduct to address potential challenges posed by malware and ransomware unintentionally downloaded from app stores by unsuspecting mobile users. The code now also addresses proactive requirements implemented by the country’s mobile networks to prevent […]

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