Category archives for: IT Security

SA kids’ use of the web skyrockets

Kaspersky Safe Kids says parents and guardians need not panic about cyber security for their children since minors are not surfing harmful sites

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African children’s activity on the internet has increased by 200 percent during the lockdown but parents and guardians need not panic as the minors are not surfing harmful sites. The figures are from the first week of January and the last week of March. These are the findings […]

Gauteng establishes a digital legislature

Gauteng Provincial Legislature

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Gauteng Provincial Government is gearing up for a digital legislature with the upcoming launch of various platforms to ensure service delivery at a time of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Different political parties have approved the rules of the Virtual legislature during a meeting attended by Speaker of the Gauteng Provincial […]

Cyber criminals pounce on panic over coronavirus

Cybercrime

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AS the continent grapples with the fatal coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak that has claimed thousands of lives across the globe, behind the scenes, cyber criminals are stepping up their devious craft and presenting a glut of challenges to an already panicky world. The cyber crooks are largely exploiting the general […]

Zim churches go digital for COVID-19 ravaged Easter

United Family International Church (U.F.I.C) founder, Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa

from WELLINGTON TONI in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – AMID the coronavirus (COVI-19) wreaking havoc across the globe, governments have responded with lockdowns and bans on large gatherings. In all likelihood, the annual Easter congregations will be cancelled this year. Easter, one of the most significant periods in the Christian calendar, is scheduled to begin this (Good) […]

Fake links between 5G and COVID-19 condemned

Huawei 5G

by AKANI CHAUKE in Johannesburg / OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos  JOHANNESBURG,  (CAJ News) – GOVERNMENTS and experts have allayed fears among the general public following the proliferation of fake news linking fifth generation (5G) mobile technology to the raging coronavirus outbreak around the world. The clarification follows arson attacks on infrastructure and abuse of network […]

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