The trust South Africans place in state and private institutions may make people more vulnerable to identity theft, says a local expert.
An Android vulnerability makes it possible for an attacker to hijack your phone and steal your information by sending you a simple message.
News recently emerged that it was possible for anyone to reset the passwords of Steam accounts – this is how it was done.
After preventing targets from locking their cars, criminals break into vehicles and make off with valuables without anyone noticing what has happened.
The Ashley Madison hackers, calling themselves Impact Team, seem to have a moral agenda, adding another dimension to the factors that motivate cybercriminals.
Five robbers, including one woman, did not count on “find my iPad” helping police track them down with their loot spread around them on Saturday.
Cyber crooks don’t need to hack your computer or cellphone to steal an identity; they can simply trawl cemeteries for a target ID, says a security expert.
It is exceptionally easy for criminals to block your car remote and prevent you from locking your vehicle.
Security researchers have demonstrated how to remotely control functions of a Jeep Cherokee.
Around 175,000 South African men and women cheating on their partners through Ashley Madison may have their details exposed.