POPIA: Lessons Learnt From GDPR

While there was a lot of press relating to the GDPR deadline on 25 May 2018, and what companies should be doing as last-minute remediation exercises, South African companies should certainly be watching closely, as these regulations are already appearing in the POPIA (the Protection of Personal Information Act, with an expected commencement date circa 2019)…

5 Reasons Why A Digital Signature Is More Secure Than An Ink (Wet) Signature

1. Signer authentication How many times have you seen documents signed by ‘Mickey Mouse’, or signed your own credit card slip with ‘Sylvester Stallone’? Digital certificates within the signature are unique to the signatory and link a signatory to an actual identifiable entity.  This provides additional assurance of evidence to the origin, identity and status…

6 Industries That Should Be Revising Their Digital Communication Strategy

There are some glaringly obvious gaps in digital communication processes. Big companies and industries that fail to adopt new technology are vulnerable to ever-increasing compliance demands and new legislation. The 11th hour rush to comply is the norm. And why leave it till the last minute when registered digital communication will help you sleep better…