Spammers cash in on blockchain euphoria

  While cryptocurrency holders search for new investment opportunities and ways to increase their savings, this new tends has not passed by the cyber criminals. Multiple blockchain-themed fraud schemes exploiting the hype around the technology have been spotted recently, according to Kaspersky Lab’s “Spam and Phishing in Q3 2017” report. For several months, spammers have […]

Safe cities, smart cities – a conundrum

A city must be safe before it can become a smart city. This is the view of two Huawei executives who spoke at the Huawei Mission Critical Symposium presented in conjunction with AfricaCom 2017 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Peter Goulding, Huawei’s global public safety expert says that the problem of becoming a […]

ICASA wants flexible regulatory regime for 5G

One of the key strategies geared at achieving the digital agenda in South Africa is to ensure that the regulatory regime for IMT-2020 is flexible, supports innovative technologies and serves the needs of end users. The inaugural Fifth Generation (5G) Forum was hosted by the Independent Commuications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) on 1 and […]