Rain Suffers Private Data Breach – Tempemail

Image sourced from MyBroadband Rain has confirmed that hit by a security breach. The South African telco revealed in an email to subscribers that its security team discovered unauthorised access to the group’s invoice storage system. According to BusinessTech, the vulnerability has been “identified and remedied”. However, some historical invoices “may Continue Reading

Clubhouse Suffers ‘Data Breach’ After Promising Improved Security for Users – Tempemail

Image sourced from Daily Express A week since invitation-only audio-chat platform Clubhouse revealed that it would make security improvements for users, an attacker has proven the platform’s live audio can be siphoned. Clubhouse Spokesperson, Reema Bahnasy says that a user was “able to stream Clubhouse audio feeds this weekend from ‘multiple Continue Reading

Google suffers worldwide outage with Gmail, YouTube and other services down | Technology

Google has suffered a worldwide outage, with failures reported across the company’s services, including Gmail, Google Calendar and YouTube. Beginning at about 11.50am GMT, the outages appeared to have affected the vast majority of Google’s services, apart from search which operated largely unaffected. Despite the universal nature of the outages, Continue Reading

Twitter down: social media platform suffers outage across the world with users unable to post | World news

Social media platform Twitter appears to have suffered an outage in many countries across the world, leaving millions of users unable to post on its platform. The entire Twitter site went down for a number of minutes and, although it was quickly brought back online, users have been unable to Continue Reading

Microsoft 365 Suffers Worldwide Outage – Tempemail

Microsoft has confirmed that a number of its cloud services – including Teams, Outlook, and Office 365 – suffered an outage. “We’re investigating an issue affecting access to multiple Microsoft 365 services. We’re working to identify the full impact and will provide more information shortly,” reads an official tweet. The Continue Reading

Facebook suffers blow in Australia legal fight over Cambridge Analytica | Technology- Tempemail

Facebook has been dealt a blow in its fight to fend off Australian legal action surrounding the Cambridge Analytica scandal, with the tech giant failing to convince the federal court it does not carry out business in Australia. In March, the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) sued Facebook Continue Reading

Experian South Africa Suffers Data Breach Affecting Millions; Attacker Identified – Tempemail

The South African arm of one of the world’s largest credit check companies Experian yesterday announced a data breach incident that exposed personal information of millions of its customers. While Experian itself didn’t mention the number of affect customers, in a report, the South African Banking Risk Information Centre—an anti-fraud Continue Reading

Tourism Suffers as COVID-19 Restrictions Throttle Safari Industry | Tempemail

Sourced from And Beyond. SafariBookings.com, an online marketplace for African safari tours, recently ran its fourth monthly survey among 308 safari tour operators. The survey’s aim was to acquire a detailed understanding of the impact in the safari industry from the downturn in travel associated with the coronavirus pandemic. The Continue Reading

Joomla Resources Directory (JRD) Portal Suffers Data Breach – Tempemail

Joomla, one of the most popular Open-source content management systems (CMS), last week announced a new data breach impacting 2,700 users who have an account with its resources directory (JRD) website, i.e., resources.joomla.org. The breach exposed affected users’ personal information, such as full names, business addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, Continue Reading