SITA 'not institutionally ready' for IoT

SITA ready
for IOT?

SA State IT Agency
outlines strategy.

Wednesday, Dec 19th

Facebook says preferential data access was with user permission

Facebook says preferential data access was with user permission

The New York Times says Facebook allowed Netflix and Spotify the ability to read users' private messages.

Safaricom says collaboration helped it reduce mobile money fraud

Safaricom says collaboration helped it reduce mobile money fraud

Telco exec says this year it reduced losses from KES90-million to KES 20-million.

Facebook's Cameroon problem: stop online hate stoking conflict

Facebook's Cameroon problem: stop online hate stoking conflict

Reuters reports on Facebook's ability to police millions of posts each day and crack down on hate speech.

Cloud growth a factor in data breaches

Cloud growth a factor in data breaches

Increased use of cloud platforms and influence of application logic bugs must be kept in mind, according to Check Point executive.

Facebook wants Africa to help fight fake news

Facebook wants Africa to help fight fake news

Social network looks to extend third-party fact check tool to additional countries on the continent.

Africa in IOT legislation balancing act

Africa in IOT legislation balancing act

While new technology excites, experts warn of the need to safeguard connected data touchpoints and protect users.

International espionage incident should ring Africa's alarm bells

International espionage incident should ring Africa's alarm bells

IT security experts say advent of cloud and digitalisation has expanded continent's cyber security threat landscape.

Cyber security Bills have Zambia's govt stumped

Cyber security Bills have Zambia's govt stumped

Legal framework under development says Justice Ministry, but questions remain over possible impact on freedom of expression, speech.

Legal wrangling over Kenya's cybercrime law

Bloggers gain upper hand in dispute over Kenya's cybercrime law

Sections of the law will remain suspended until early November 2018 when the matter will be reheard in court.

Orange increases investment in Africa's cyber security market

Orange increases investment in Africa's cyber security market

Company establishes another cyberdefense operations centre, this time in Morocco.

'Security the largest hurdle for implementing DX'

'Security the largest hurdle for implementing DX'

Fortinet survey outlines the challenges before CISOs and CSOs as trends like 'Hacking Tools as a Service' gain traction.