Author Archives: Tayla Samuel

Sophos Firewall Promotion!

Sophos Firewall and the new XGS Series hardware give your customers the very best in protection and performance and pave the way for new business opportunities for you within the Sophos Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem. THE BENEFITS: Powerful Protection and Performance: Sophos Firewall’s Xstream architecture provides protection from the latest threats whilst accelerating important cloud, SaaS, […]

Microsoft Office security vulnerability that you need to know about.

Microsoft has warned users of a remote code execution vulnerability in MSHTML that malicious actors can exploit to infect a target’s computer. Hackers exploit this weakness by sending victims a Microsoft Office file that, once opened, directs the victim to the malicious actor’s website, which features an ActiveX control that downloads malware to the computer. The vulnerability […]

Researchers measured the radiation from a microwave and compared it to a 5G tower

The electromagnetic radiation you are exposed to when standing close to an active microwave oven is much higher than a 5G cellular tower, a MyBroadband investigation has shown. Even though the radiation from the microwave was much higher, it remained within the safety thresholds of the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP). MyBroadband sent […]

WhatsApp will stop working on old smart phones.

WhatsApp will stop supporting smartphones running Android versions 4.0.4 or older from 1 November 2021. The company has updated its supported Android devices page, revealing that users will now need to run Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or later to use the app. Currently, WhatsApp officially supports Android smartphones running Android 4.0.3 or later. Although users on […]

3CX for Your Business

Easy Installation & Management Are you looking for a modern, feature-rich communication system without all the hassle? With 3CX there is no need to worry about complex and laborious management and installation. It’s quick and easy to deploy, configure and manage users. Installation & Configuration is straightforward with 3CX: Pre-configured templates for easy integration with […]

Making the move to SD WAN for your business.

IntroductionFew terms in networking have generated as much buzz as SD-WAN (or Software Defined Networking in a Wide Area Network). All that buzz has been accompanied by equal doses of useful information and confusing rhetoric. As a result, SD-WAN has grown to mean different things to different people, while some are still trying to figure […]

Riots and looting locations now available on maps

PolicyLab has launched an online map that tracks incidents of violence, looting, arson, protests and other instability during the ongoing unrest in South Africa. The Unrest Map was created by Christopher Wood and Devi Pillay, who produced a dataset of incidents using credible, verifiable reports from the media. “The map aims to provide a high-level overview of […]

6 WhatsApp settings you can change now

With more than 2 billion users, WhatsApp Messenger is the most popular chat app in the world. A study published in the latest Social Media Landscape report by World Wide Worx and Ornico showed that over 93% of Internet users in South Africa between the ages of 16 and 64 use WhatsApp. WhatsApp’s nearest rival in the […]

5 Things that happened in tech this past week.

As things are constantly evolving, changing and growing in the tech industry, it is important to understand the big changes or issues that are currently effecting the tech industry around the world. Heres a look at 5 big topics in the spotlight right now. Apple looking to move from Silicon Valley: Bloomberg reported that Apple is looking […]