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  1. Jamie McKane

    City of Joburg hit by major cyber attack

    City of Joburg hit by major cyber attack The City of Johannesburg has fallen victim to a cyber attack which led to its information systems being compromised. In a post on Twitter, the city stated that it had detected a network breach and has taken appropriate actions to mitigate any potential...
  2. Kevin Lancaster

    City of Joburg plans wider fibre roll-out

    City of Joburg plans wider fibre roll-out Local government officials in Johannesburg want high-speed broadband available in more parts of the city, and not just wealthier areas.
  3. Jan

    Anti-Cell C banner violates by-laws: City of Joburg

    New twist in anti-Cell C banner saga The City of Johannesburg will be taking on the person who erected the anti-Cell C banner.
  4. jes

    Subpoenas for ISP info issued in City of Joburg "hacking" case

    Subpoenas for ISP info issued in City of Joburg "hacking" case The police issued subpoenas for ISPs to hand over documents and records related to access to information on the City of Joburg’s website
  5. jes

    E-toll security hole: don’t shoot the messenger

    E-toll security hole: don’t shoot the messenger Threatening legal action against people who discover and disclose security vulnerabilities is not helpful, according to an information security professional
  6. jes

    City of Joburg website broken, yet again

    City of Joburg website broken, again The City of Joburg proudly announced that their e-Statements service has been restored. The only problem is that it does not work.
  7. jes

    Website security flaws in SA: why shoot the messenger?

    Website security flaws in SA: why shoot the messenger? The City of Joburg and Sanral have angered tech-savvy consumers with the way they handled exposure of their website security flaws
  8. jes

    City of Joburg website "hacking" case - what's happened?

    City of Joburg website "hacking" case update In August the City of Joburg opened a criminal case against a “suspected perpetrator” – here is what has happened to date
  9. jes

    City of Joburg: billing statement via MMS statement concerns

    City of Joburg: billing statement via MMS statement concerns No e-Statement? Paper bill late? How about MMS?
  10. jes

    City of Joburg e-Statements offline 2 months after flaw discovered

    City of Joburg e-Statements offline 2 months after flaw discovered The electronic statement viewing system of the City of Joburg is remains offline following the discovery of a security flaw
  11. jes

    Joburg hacking case will make you angry

    Joburg hacking case will make you angry The City of Joburg may be wasting valuable state resources to try to cover up its own incompetence, online commentators say
  12. jes

    Power being restored in Johannesburg

    Power being restored in Johannesburg Power continued to be restored to parts of Johannesburg on Saturday morning, City Power said.
  13. jes

    Joburg power sabotaged, says City Power

    Joburg power sabotaged, says City Power Sabotage is behind the widespread blackouts in Johannesburg, said City Power.
  14. jes

    Joburg City Power: cuts may last three days

    Joburg power cuts may last three days Widespread power failures on the West Rand and in northern Johannesburg could take up to three days to resolve due to an unprotected strike
  15. jes

    Hawks investigate City of Joburg billing website security issue

    Hawks investigating City of Joburg billing security issue The Hawks are investigating the City of Joburg billing security problem which exposed its ratepayers’ personal information
  16. jes

    Shocking state of website security in SA

    Shocking state of website security in SA The security flaw which exposed the City of Joburg and Ekurhuleni Municipality invoices is only the tip of the iceberg
  17. jes

    City of Joburg website security whistleblower responds

    City of Joburg website security whistleblower responds The person who exposed the City of Joburg’s security vulnerability comments on the city’s reported criminal case against the “hacker”
  18. jes

    City of Joburg security leak: You may be guilty of accessing unauthorised data

    City of Joburg security leak: You may be guilty of accessing unauthorised data Legal expert Paul Jacobson warned that accessing unauthorised data is an offence under the ECT Act
  19. jes

    True story behind City of Joburg's online security problems

    True story behind City of Joburg's online security problems The City of Joburg said that a “malicious hacking” was behind its security woes, and a police investigation is underway, but what is the true story?
  20. QuintonB

    Ekurhuleni acts on exposed bill system

    Ekurhuleni online billing system patched, more secure The company behind the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality’s billing system acted quickly on report of a security vulnerability
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