Sharing passwords exposes SA to criminals

January 12, 2016 11:40 am0 comments
Sharing passwords exposes SA to criminals

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – NEARLY half of South African internet users are at risk of suffering intrusions by cybercriminals after sharing their passwords. This is according to findings of a recent consumer survey suggesting 42 percent of users had been lax with their passwords. Kaspersky Lab, the cyber-security company that […]

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Silvertree allocates $10 million in African start-ups

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Silvertree allocates $10 million in African start-ups

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – SILVERTREE Internet Holdings (SIH), the Cape Town-based consumer focused internet platform, will invest US$10 million (R158 million) to new talented online companies to join its owner-operator portfolio.‬ The financing will be made through its investment arm, Silverstar Capital. This follows the former announcing it had […]

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‘MTN fine a ploy to diversify Nigeria revenue sources’

January 11, 2016 10:23 am0 comments
‘MTN fine a ploy to diversify Nigeria revenue sources’

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE recent imposition of a hefty fine on MTN by the Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC) might be linked to plans by government to find alternative revenue sources amid plummeting oil prices. This is according to a consultant with the South African-based security think-tank following the visit […]

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