Cyber regulation: a better approach
It makes more sense to ensure existing legislation is enforced rather than to introduce another law to address cyber crime.
Anti-competitive behaviour leaves scars
The 1996 Telecommunications Act gave Telkom an exclusive fixed-line licence, and consumers continue to pay for this poor policy.
A shopper's paradise
SA can drive the adoption of e-commerce by embarking on deregulation regarding the use of mobile money.
Mobile money stalls in SA
What are the factors that will influence the uptake of mobile in South African banking?
Prevention better than cure
Banks spend billions of rands on customer education, training users to prevent them from becoming victims.
Local banks fight back
South African banks have teams of information security specialists who work to eradicate cyber crime.
Digital banking bandits abound
Skimming and SIM card swapping are only two in a list of crimes perpetrated by banking fraudsters.
Risk versus reward
Internet banking brought convenience to South African subscribers, but also added risk.
ICT's role in a developmental state
Technology initiatives are needed to add value to the economic development of the country.
DFIs to the rescue
The role of development finance institutions is crucial in the roll-out of ICT infrastructure.
Getting around the anti-infrastructure law
The law is a stumbling block to the deployment of ICT infrastructure by the provincial government.