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Joburg residents are unable to buy prepaid electricity because CityPower was hacked

Trusty old CityPower has been hit by a ransomware attack that has rendered its online applications useless and residents unable to buy prepaid electricity.

Kickstarter hacked, personal details stolen but “no credit card data…was accessed”

Crowd-funding platform Kickstarter announced over the weekend that they had been hacked, with a fairly large cross-section of user information being compromised. That information includes “…usernames, email addresses, mailing addresses, phone numbers, and encrypted passwords” but Kickstarter says that there were no cleartext passwords in the information that was accessed. They do...[Read More]

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