Mobile users warned against unprotected communication

February 21, 2018 7:17 am1 comment
Mobile users warned against unprotected communication

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African cellular consumers have been alerted to the dangers of engaging in mobile-based communications with non- members of the country’s Wireless Application Service Providers Association (WASPA). Financial loss is the major risk. WASPA warns that using contract or prepaid mobile devices to transact with a […]

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MTN issues warning on latest OTP scam

January 31, 2018 9:37 am4 comments
MTN issues warning on latest OTP scam

JOHANNESBURG – CUSTOMERS must be wary of yet another scam by fraudsters who con them after asking for their one-time pin (OTP). Once the pin is obtained, the fraudsters are then able to buy data or airtime from the customer’s accounts, after which that data or airtime is transferred to other […]

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Scammers con job seekers in the name of SAA

January 21, 2018 4:33 am14 comments
South African Airways

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – FRAUDSTERS are swindling unsuspecting job seekers of their money with the false promise of securing them employment in the South African Airways (SAA). The daring impostors are running a bogus recruitment campaign purportedly to offer training to potential cabin crew members, with a promise of […]

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