Legal View
3:10
Friday

POPI, GDPR will see data storage costs soar

Encryption is the only way to protect data, but encrypted data consumes significantly more storage, warns Infinidat.

1:30

Strong anti-money laundering laws hamper crypto-currency crime

Crypto-currency exchanges in countries with weak AML regulation receive nearly 5% of their payments directly from criminal sources, says CipherTrace.

2:30

What SA businesses should do differently in light of GDPR

Webber Wentzel's Karl Blom will be speaking at ITWeb's GDPR Update.

1:40
2 Oct

Groupon to pay IBM $57m to settle patent dispute

The online marketplace reaches a settlement with IBM, which accused it of using its patented e-commerce technology without authorisation.

4:40
28 Sep

Musk's tweets come back to bite him

The SEC accuses CEO Elon Musk of fraud after a series of "false and misleading" tweets about potentially taking Tesla private.

2:10

ConCourt orders Dlamini to pay up

The Constitutional Court hands down judgement in the matter concerning minister Bathabile Dlamini's role in the social grants payments debacle.

2:20

ETC pays big to get motorists to settle e-toll debt

The Electronic Toll Collection company spends R4.6 million in legal fees trying to summons motorists to pay their e-toll debt.

3:00
27 Sep

Uber to pay $148m to settle data breach cover-up

In a costly resolution to one of its biggest embarrassments, Uber will pay $148 million for failing to disclose a massive data breach in 2016.

3:10

Cwele, ICASA agree to set court matter aside

Minister Siyabonga Cwele and the telecoms regulator settle legal battle to initiate the licensing of unallocated high demand spectrum.

3:40
26 Sep

Apple accused of stealing secrets to help Intel

Qualcomm claims Apple stole its chip-making secrets and gave them to Intel, paving the way for Apple to switch to Intel's improved semiconductors.

4:00

SA pays attention to cyber crime at highest level

Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula urges efficient, powerful and cost-effective cyber defence to protect SA's critical information infrastructure.