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Internet control, freedom hangs in the balance

Government insists the Cyber Security Bill will not empower it to control the Internet but others see it as a power grab to clamp down on South African cyberspace.

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Dec 12, 2016

Cyber Security Bill gets Cabinet nod

Cabinet approves the introduction of the national Cyber Crimes and Cyber Security Bill.

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Sep 30, 2016

SONA signal jamming 'unlawful'

The Supreme Court of Appeal rules the use of a signal jamming device in Parliament during the 2015 State of the Nation Address was unlawful.

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Cyber security Bill nears implementation

The State Security Agency has presented the under fire cyber security Bill to Cabinet.

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No cellphone jamming at SONA

Parliament promises there will be no interruptions to cellphone signals during this year's State of the Nation Address.

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Jun 1, 2015

State security used 'back door'

Government defends its cellphone jamming action as a bid to prevent the possibility of a bomb being set off before the State of the Nation Address.

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State security allowed to jam

A Western Cape High Court ruling finds the State Security Agency was fully within its rights when it used a signal jammer in Parliament.

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May 5, 2015

Govt to finalise cyber security policy

State Security Agency minister David Mahlobo promises a heightened focus on cyber security in the coming year.

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You are being spied on

South Africans are being spied on electronically by intelligence agencies, and this covert activity is not always legal.

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State condemns security leaks

The State Security Agency says the "purported" leaking of secret documents is illegal.

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Feb 19, 2015

SONA jamming declared a mistake

State security minister David Mahlobo blames last Thursday's cellphone jamming incident on an operational error.

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Nov 7, 2014

Cyber response group to develop policy

The Cyber Response Committee will coordinate and monitor policies and strategies to defend against threats aimed at the state.

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