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The deadline to change the Cybercrimes Bill has been extended to the 10 August 2017

The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has called for comments and public participation on the latest version of the Cybercrimes Bill. The deadline to submit your comments has been extended to Thursday 10 August 2017. Your participation and comment are vitally [...]

Minimum Information Security Standards (MISS) Summary

The Minimum Information Security Standards (or MISS) is a standard for the minimum information security measures that any institution must put in place for sensitive or classified information to protect national security. If you work with public service information resources, [...]

By | 2017-04-12T15:22:12+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Categories: Information Security Law|Tags: , , , |

The Practical Impact of the Cyber Bill on You

The second draft of the Cyber Bill (also known as the Cybercrime Bill) will have a significant impact on many organisations and individuals. Unfortunately, the impact is mostly negative and frankly scary. Correctional services are going to have to build more [...]

By | 2017-07-05T15:30:24+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Cyber Crime|Tags: , , , , |

What is a Critical Information Infrastructure (CII)?

You may be wondering whether you have anything that can be declared as a Critical Information Infrastructure (CII). It's an interesting question. You might well have a CII. What does mean for you? What are the practical consequences? What falls within the [...]

2015 Cybercrimes Bill

The Cybercrimes and Cybersecurity Bill is in the process of being enacted. We have summarised the 2017 version to help you understand what the current position is. This article is a summary of the 2015 Cybercrimes Bill. Offences The 2015 Cybercrimes Bill created many [...]