As more shoppers go online this festive season, here are five safety tips for secure online shopping to prevent one's computer from becoming infected and/or one's banking credentials being stolen.
By Jonas Thulin 11 Dec 2013 10:20
Operational demands to ensure the safety and enjoyment of all shoppers need to increases as the higher foot traffic heralds the return of the festive season. Security is paramount and being prepared for extreme situations is part of mall planning.
By Amanda Stops 26 Nov 2013 09:09
Global companies wanting to expand their footprint in emerging markets need to understand that Africa is characterised by huge diversity in payment methods and preferences.
By Peter Harvey 25 Oct 2013 11:33
New end-point encryption is set to revolutionise the Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance requirements for retailers by simplifying the process and providing increased levels of security.
8 Oct 2013 11:31
Visa, AMEX and MasterCard have announced a global standard to enhance security and simplify the consumer purchasing experience when shopping on a mobile phone, tablet, personal computer or other smart device.
4 Oct 2013 14:20
The technological era, in which smartphones enable us to have access to our bank accounts, also comes with challenges.
23 Sep 2013 15:11
In a move to reduce armed robberies in the retail sector, the Consumer Goods Council of South Africa's risk initiative division, CGRI, has partnered with Business Against Crime, SBV Cash In Transit and Liberty Properties to develop a Secure Cash Distribution System.
19 Sep 2013 12:27
Cyber crime is a national crisis costing the country a billion rand a year, a law firm said on Wednesday, 23 October. The FBI in the US listed South Africa as the sixth most active country where cyber crime took place.
24 Oct 2013 10:44
Tintswalo Property Group has installed an anti-jamming device at its Lonehill Shopping Centre to alert security to vehicle lock-jamming so they can react immediately and catch perpetrators.
24 Oct 2013 10:21
NEWSWATCH: Communications Minister Yunus Carrim has inaugurated the National Cyber Security Advisory Council (NCAC), reports Mail & Guardian.
By Rod Baker 16 Oct 2013 07:05
3-D Secure, the security system for online credit card sales, can help to prevent fraud because customers have to verify their card through an extra password or one-time pin. Given the buyer's fears or irritation at this extra step, merchants can take some simple steps to ensure they do not lose sales.
2 Oct 2013 11:31
Canon Europe has added four new full HD resolution network security cameras to its product range: the PTZ Minidome VB-S30D, PT Minidome VB-S31D, Fixed Minidome VB-S800D, and Fixed Box VB-S900F.
26 Sep 2013 08:50
With a host of payment enablers and retail sites springing up across Africa, Mobile Money at AfricaCom 2013 is an opportunity to learn more about and create partnerships with new players. AfricaCom 2013 takes place from 12-14 November 2013 at the CTICC, Cape Town.
22 Aug 2013 10:03
"This call may be recorded..." This hackneyed phrase will soon be a relic of the past, as existing and new consumer rights, electronic communications and data protection legislation radically transform the business landscape in South Africa.
30 Jul 2013 09:57
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