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    Is the TERS website down?

    I tried accessing https://uifecc.labour.gov.za/ without success this morning? Checked "Down for Everyone or Just Me" and it seems to echo my experience. Does anyone have any information on this? Thanks in advance.
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    Our money will be available to all South African businesses - Johann Rupert

    The site http://www.smmesa.gov.za/ seems to down/or very slow. Also not secure and one has to enter quite sensitive information.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 2

    1.1.1.1 worked for me on my DNS config for my NIC on windows. tracert -d 1.1.1.1 (on windows) worked perfectly. I was thinking there are issues with my network.
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    Who is sharing my details

    It’s crazy what goes on behind the scenes in data dealing. And there’s limited recourse.
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    Who is sharing my details

    Good one!
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    Who is sharing my details

    I’m trying to rack my brain to see if I opted in / not opted out somewhere during the application process.
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    Who is sharing my details

    I received a call this afternoon from an agent for supersonic Fibre. I didn’t hear the company’s name properly and I initially thought it was someone from Cool Ideas or vumatel. I ordered one of Cool Ideas’ products two days ago. The agent was asking questions such as: has your line been...
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    Afrihost helpdesk

    Hi Anyone else experiencing this issue: Phone the helpdesk on 011-6127200 and then all agents are busy. I then go into a queue. Number 6 at that point. Drop to number 3 and then back up to number 9. I'm not sure if the queuing system is working problem. Any ideas?
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    Telkom ADSL issues - what can I do

    I've been having ongoing issues with my line (over 2 months), the ADSL disconnects intermittently. I logged numerous calls with Telkom. Every time the call is closed with the answer that the line runs clean from their side. I asked them to send a technician to my house. Eventually one arrived on...
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    Cool. Will do on both counts.
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    And the saga continues ... I've been receiving these SMSs pretty much on a daily basis. However, today I received one from +1 818 659-9178 (resolved to Pasadena, USA - using truecaller) Contents of the SMS: Find My iPhone Alert ! Lost iPhone has been Found Click on...
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    That will be all that they can use if for (as spares). Still getting SMSs from the 087240xxxx range requesting me to login. I wonder if it's automated.
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    Unfortunately shows offline. :(
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    That's correct. I suppose the sentiment is that these are probably con artists of the more sophisticated kind.
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    My wife's iPhone 6 was stolen about a month ago. I activated the Lost phone option on iCloud with my contact details. Last night (19/10) I received SMSs informing me that the phone has been located, from the following numbers: 0872405695 0872405217 0872405948 0872405478 asking me to login...
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