Protection of Personal Information Act
Oct 22, 2018

Is your company ready to comply with POPI?

ITWeb and Sophos are running a survey to find to examine the current state of preparedness for the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA).

Oct 10, 2018

What SA businesses should do differently in light of GDPR

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


SA firms have 'completely wrong' approach to POPI

Many local firms are scrambling to implement their POPI Act compliance strategy, say Mobius Consulting experts.

Aug 27, 2018

WASPA refines code of conduct to protect consumers

The wireless services consumer watchdog updates its code of conduct to address the mobile risks posed by malware and ransomware.


IT and security service launched for SMEs

MMC and Microsoft have partnered to launch TotalSecure, a network security monitoring solution.


Losing ground in the knowledge economy

South Africa is beginning to lag behind other nations in today's information-driven world. Catching up will require the political will to revise the POPI Act and to get the Information Regulator up to speed.

Jun 11, 2018

Container adoption expected to accelerate

Accelerated container adoption and application security will continue to shape the DevOps industry this year, says SUSE.

May 15, 2018

Law firm launches chatbot to explain GDPR

The bot uses natural language processing to answer questions non-€EU businesses may have on the legislation.

Mar 27, 2018

Are you ready for POPI?

We are running an online survey to find out if your organisation is completely au fait with the POPI Act.


Personal information leaks: understanding your legal rights

SA has recently suffered its largest data leak to date with an estimated 60 million South Africans' personal information becoming publicly available, say Karl Blom (Associate) and Daniel Vale (Candidate Attorney) at Webber Wentzel.

Feb 28, 2018

POPIA compliance in local govt

One has to approach compliance slightly differently in local government in order to ensure success, says Gerrit Deyzel, ICT manager for Sebata Municipal Services.


Reporting data breaches under POPIA has its challenges

The first challenge with incident reporting under POPIA is determining whether or not to report.

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