Articles By Computing SA staff

Phishing e-mails almost double in two years, says Gartner

Phishing e-mails almost double in two years, says Gartner

The number of U.S. adults that are sure or think that they have received phishing e-mails has nearly doubled since...

November 13th, 2006 Computing SA staff
Canada okays AMD’s ATI buy

Canada okays AMD’s ATI buy

Advanced Micro Devices, (AMD) and ATI Technologies (ATI) have announced that the proposed acquisition of ATI by AMD has been...

October 12th, 2006 Computing SA staff
Spamta worm spreads like wild fire

Spamta worm spreads like wild fire

Over 200 major incidents have been detected by PandaLabs in a two-hour span due to the mass-mailing of spam messages...

September 27th, 2006 Computing SA staff
Satellite may carry African traffic despite new cable

Satellite may carry African traffic despite new cable

With the proposed East Africa Submarine cable system (EASSy) fiber cable coming on stream in 2008, and the steady roll-out...

August 22nd, 2006 Computing SA staff
South African bank introduces mobile phone banking

South African bank introduces mobile phone banking

Standard Bank says that it has introduced Internet banking on the cell phone designed to take advantage of the latest...

August 15th, 2006 Computing SA staff
Cell phone banking pays off for South African bank

Cell phone banking pays off for South African bank

First National Bank (FNB) has emerged as the market leader in South Africa's cell phone banking space, posting 1.8 million...

February 26th, 2006 Computing SA staff
South African mobile operator acquires Congo carrier

South African mobile operator acquires Congo carrier

The MTN Group has announced the acquisition of a 100 per cent stake in Libertis Telecom, one of two cellular...

December 13th, 2005 Computing SA staff
Networking skills shortage could hit South Africa

Networking skills shortage could hit South Africa

With the UK predicting that it will be facing a shortage of up to 500,000 professionals with top-end networking skills...

October 25th, 2005 Computing SA staff
Study: Corporate South Africa lacks IS maturity

Study: Corporate South Africa lacks IS maturity

IS assessments conducted by Dimension Data during 2005 have revealed that corporate South Africa is not faring well in terms...

October 4th, 2005 Computing SA staff
Study: South African security market continues growing

Study: South African security market continues growing

The South African IT security market has continued to be an area of solid growth from 2003 to 2004, according...

September 13th, 2005 Computing SA staff