Govt move on cyber fraud

2008-06-10 00:00

A syndicate using high-tech spyware has defrauded the KwaZulu-Natal government of more than R199 million over the past three years. To combat this cyber fraud the provincial government yesterday launched a project called “Operation Unembeza”.

The MEC said the need to be proactive was because the technology was changing all the time and government needed to keep on top of these changes. Civil servants also needed to become more security conscious. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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