ARTICLES RELATING TO DATA THEFT

Tesla's alleged saboteur sued by carmaker over data theft

2018-06-20 19:56

Tesla has sued a former employee for hacking the electric-car maker’s confidential and trade secret information and allegedly transferring several gigabytes to outside entities.

Millions of South Africans' personal information may have been leaked online

2017-10-17 19:27

Personal information of more than 30 million South Africans from what appears to be a government agency has apparently been leaked online in a major data breach.

Pupil overwhelmed by public support after Vodacom data glitch

2017-08-23 09:43

Bongani Mthombeni was approached by scores of social media users offering him assistance after he missed a bursary application deadline because Vodacom had depleted his data.

Here’s how to get your Vodacom data back

2017-08-22 15:39

Network provider Vodacom has made good on its promise to reimburse customers after a data depletion error, but not everyone has been refunded.

 

Massive data leak could be from a credit bureau

2017-10-18 14:50

Sensitive private information of 30 million South Africans, contained in a massive data breach, appears to have been hacked from a credit bureau.

Vodacom CEO promises free 500MB to all hit by data glitch

2017-08-23 14:16

Vodacom CEO Shameel Joosub says the network will give all customers affected by its recent network glitch, 500MB over and above reimbursement of lost data.

How Vodacom's data blunder happened

2017-08-22 20:20

Vodacom said the technically glitch that drained data bundles from a significant number of its customers on Monday, was sparked by a configuration change to the network’s billing system.

Fin24 readers enraged after Vodacom 'data theft'

2017-08-22 13:38

An overwhelming majority of customers say it is not the first time mobile operator Vodacom has "robbed" them of data.

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