Webinar: Key cyber security tips for POPIA and Cyber Crimes Bill
A live, free webinar is being held on 29 June, in a joint presentation by cyber security specialist F-Secure and legal firm Webber Wentzel.
President Ramaphosa signs Cyber Crimes Bill into law
This Bill, which is now an Act of Parliament, creates offences for and criminalises, among others, the disclosure of data messages which are harmful.
Leaked data records surge to 36bn worldwide in 2020
The number of leaked data records globally reached 36.1 billion in the first three quarters of 2020, says Atlas VPN.
Now is not the time to ignore cyber security
With many South Africans working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, cyber security has never been more important.
SA’s Cyber Crimes Bill edges forward amid increased attacks
The rapid, mass move to working from home amplifies the need for the country’s Cyber Crimes Bill, which has been years in the making, to become law.
SA is ‘safe haven for cyber criminals’
Government must act urgently to adopt the Cyber Crimes Bill, as the country cannot continue without this critical legislation being in place, says a cyber security specialist.
Fake videos bring a new era of fake news
Fake videos created using Deepfake AI-based software up the fake news stakes and herald a new method of cyber bullying.
Cyber Crimes Bill now a matter of urgency: Cisco
Cisco's Corien Vermaak will discuss the impact of the Cyber Crimes Bill on South African business.
Minister drives cyber security awareness in ECape
Led by Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, the DOC's campaign teaches the importance of exercising vigilance when online.
Minister beefs up cyber security education
Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams commits to driving an education campaign on cyber threats to ensure safety of communities.
Fake news too hot to handle for Cyber Crimes Bill
The section that makes fake news a crime has been removed from the final version of the Cyber Crimes Bill.