Posts Tagged ‘Edward Snowden’

  • TVET colleges in South Africa will now receive internet and data networking services. (image credit: computer aid international)

    Enough Spying- Time for Internet Bill of Rights

    March 26, 2014 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off on Enough Spying- Time for Internet Bill of Rights

    Widely regarded as the creator of the World Wide Web, online pioneer Tim Berners-Lee recently called for the creation of an Internet Magna Carta. The call has been spurred on by Edward Snowden’s recent NSA leaks. According to the latest revelations, the...

  • Huawei has been spied on by the NSA (image: Charlie Fripp)

    NSA spied on Huawei

    March 24, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on NSA spied on Huawei

    Over the weekend it was revealed through classified documents that the US’ National Security Agency (NSA) spied on Chinese telecommunications manufacturer Huawei. According to documents provided by whistler-blower Edward Snowden, it was revealed that the...

  • Whistleblower Edward Snowden (image: Wired)

    Over that NSA surveillance hype? Here’s why you shouldn’t be

    March 13, 2014 • OpinionComments Off on Over that NSA surveillance hype? Here’s why you shouldn’t be

    Last year, when Edward Snowden dropped the revelation that the United States National Security Agency was peering into the private data of individuals and companies, the world sat up and took notice. All the hype that security companies had been generating...

  • Whistleblower Edward Snowden (image: Wired)

    Security in a post-Snowden world

    February 11, 2014 • SecurityComments Off on Security in a post-Snowden world

    Many organisations are rightly concerned about the wave of revelations since mid-2013 that US agencies have been spying on just about all forms of global communications. Since whistleblower Edward Snowden went public with details of the US National Security...

  • Anton Vukic, Sales Director at Phoenix Distribution (image: file)

    Cloud customers defect from US providers

    October 9, 2013 • OpinionComments Off on Cloud customers defect from US providers

    In June, thanks to one of its now former and very famous employees blowing the whistle, the news broke that America’s National Security Agency (NSA) was using a programme, code-named PRISM, to spy on e-mails, internet phone calls, file transfers, photos,...

  • Apple co-founder Wozniak supports NSA whistleblower

    June 21, 2013 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said in an interview with CNN’s Piers Morgan on Thursday 20 June that he supports people like former NSA c0ntractor Edward Snowden. Snowden released information into the public domain by contacting two newspapers and...