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Windows 10 Laptop

Beware of Windows Update ransomware

An AVG researcher has discovered a new piece of ransomware called Fantom, which fools users by posing as a critical Windows update.


South African who bought cellphone spying machine charged

Johannes Cronje, the Free State businessman who bought a cellphone spying device known as a grabber, has been charged by the state – despite being promised immunity.

Apple iPhone

Serious iPhone security vulnerability – update now

iPhone and iPad owners are advised to update to iOS 9.3.5 immediately.

Electric fence

How to make your house super-secure in South Africa

Technology can help you create a secure and smart home in South Africa, which keeps criminals out and keeps your family safe.


How hackers get into corporate networks

A security report from Praetorian tells organisations how to improve corporate security without spending millions.

South African police SAPS

Bomb threat at Nicolway Shopping Centre

The Douglasdale Community Policing Forum has alerted people to a bomb scare at the Nicolway Shopping Centre in Bryanston.

Google Chrome

Unlock Chrome OS with a PIN

Google has launched an experimental feature for Chrome OS which allows users to unlock their system using a PIN.

NSA Hack

NSA cybersecurity hack – this is what happened

It is looking increasingly likely that computer hackers have in fact successfully attacked what had been the pinnacle of cybersecurity – the U.S. National Security Agency.

ADSL text modem network

This is how easy it is to steal your ADSL username and password

If your ADSL router isn’t properly secured, someone can easily swipe your credentials.


IEC warns of phishing scam

The IEC on Tuesday warned people about an email doing the rounds asking for their personal information.

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