shredded hard drives

Shredding Old Computers ‘Into Dust’ is the Best Way to Protect Law Firm Data

“Gone, but not forgotten” isn’t really a sentiment that law firms want applied to data that they thought was destroyed. Unfortunately, retiring...
beware of these scams in 2019

Beware these dangerous online scams in 2019

Criminals have increasingly begun relying on social engineering to compromise user credentials as the level of security at major institutions has increased....
Christelle Colman

Will our homes become too smart for us?

The Internet of Things (IoT) - a term with which we are becoming increasingly familiar - refers to the interconnection of computing devices and...
Google listening in on your conversations

Google caught secretly recording conversations through your mobile device

Google has allegedly been tapping into Android users’ mobile devices to secretly record private conversations,  The Sun reported online. According to the report, the technology giant’s...
The legal side of digital signatures

The legalities of the digital signature

Digitalisation and digital transformation have seen a significant organisational shift from paper-based processes and procedures. Most organisations have adopted alternative methodologies for signing documents...
Checking on what Google has recorded on your phone

Google Quietly Records Your Voice on Your Phone

By now, people who are ignorant to the capabilities of mass surveillance are fatally far behind in their understanding. We’re going to go over...
Grant Christianson Legal Advisor at e4

SA cybercrime bill to curb growing cyber criminality enters its final legislative cycle

As South Africa’s business sector continues to expand across a myriad of digital platforms, cybercrime continues to threaten this burgeoning digital sphere. “There are...
wifi human detection through walls

Using Wi-Fi to ‘See’ Behind Closed Doors Is Easier than Anyone Thought

With nothing but a smartphone and some clever computation, researchers can exploit ambient signals to track individuals in their own homes. In theory, they say, it...
GDPR and the affect in South Africa

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Africa: so what?

In May this year, the European Commission's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect. The GDPR is a new data privacy and...
How to protect your Facebook profile

How To See And Block All The Apps Tracking You On Facebook

Facebook is currently facing a scandal over the use of its data by British political research company Cambridge Analytica. Most people forget that when...

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