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16 Year Old Hacker – Law Firms are most Lucrative

You would be excused if your image of a hacker conjures up images of  a guy, with a hoodie pulled over his...
Data Breach

The consequential implications following a Data Breach and the Mitigation of same

The consequences of a cyber-attack or its related data breach are wide and far reaching, impacting customer trust  in the organisation and...
Email Correspondence Risks

Cyber Attacks – Email Correspondence Risks

How much of the following sounds familiar:  An email from a potential new client, asking for legal advise based...

Beware of Property Cyber Scammers

“Forewarned is Forearmed!” (Wise old saying) Why yet another warning about cyber-scams in the property industry? It’s because the...
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Beating cybercrime 101

“The risk to the legal profession in South Africa is exacerbated by our being the second most targeted country in the world...
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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....
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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...
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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...