New leadership takes helm at Waspa
SA’s Wireless Application Service Providers' Association elects new office bearers for 2021, including chairman Anthony Ekerold, and its first female vice-chairman.
Unauthorised transactions, billing plague SA mobile consumers
The Wireless Application Service Providers’ Association stresses the need for strict regulations to protect consumers amid heightened mobile fraud.
SA operators crack down on mobile fraud amid COVID-19 crisis
Local telcos tighten their mobile security efforts, after being accused of falling behind in fighting a new wave of fraud during the COVID-19 crisis.
Criminals exploit crucial COVID-19 SMSes to commit fraud
WASPA advises SA’s mobile users to exercise caution and their own common sense when receiving messages on their mobiles related to the virus.
Big year for SA’s mobile content, app developers
Cheaper data and higher incomes will be the catalysts to lift the app development market in 2020, says WASPA.
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.
Waspa elects new chairperson
SA's Wireless Application Service Providers' Association elects its new office bearers, including new chairperson James McNab.
Waspa elects new leaders, grows membership
The Wireless Application Service Providers' Association announces its new board as membership numbers tick up.
Combating rogue mobile predators
Waspa has increased measures to protect the consumer?against being hoodwinked into a service they don't need, says Anzelle Robertson, legal and compliance officer?at Oxygen8.
Waspa revamps code of conduct
The code has been aligned to comply with the Consumer Protection Act and Protection of Personal Information Act.
Waspa appoints operations manager
The new position filled by Ilonka Badenhorst will help strengthen its self-regulating role, says the association.