Top tips for using free Wi-Fi without getting hacked

South Africans who want to browse the web or access online services for work or entertainment while using a public Wi-Fi network are cautioned to take extra care to protect themselves from malicious hackers. As public Wi-Fi is often offered for free or at a low cost, it provides a great way to use the Internet while out and about, without running ... Read More »

30th Dec 2020
ISPA Press release: Working from home security tips

PRESS RELEASE BY ISPA   23 October 2020   WORKING FROM HOME IS NOT ALL COFFEE & PYJAMAS   A recent survey by human resources consultants 21st Century reveals that most corporate employees are still using remote working tools to help beat COVID-19.   South Africa’s Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA), however, ... Read More »

27th Oct 2020
Capitec warns of new scam targeting customers

Capitec has warned its customers of a new scam which is specifically targeting a number of its older banking clients. “We are aware of a new tactic used by fraudsters to target South African banking clients, particularly the elderly,” the bank said. “Fraudsters will call you claiming to be from your bank’s fraud department, warning that ... Read More »

12th Oct 2020

PRESS RELEASE BY ISPA 13 August 2020   DON’T BE TAKEN FOR A RIDE IN THE QUEST TO SURF AT HOME - ISPA   The Internet Service Providers’ Association of SA (ISPA) cautions prospective home Internet users to be circumspect when evaluating advertising claims.   ISPA is concerned that some providers of home connectivity solutions may be ... Read More »

13th Aug 2020
Fibre Speed tests

It’s completely normal to get different results from different speed test sites. Think about speed test sites like different timed trips that all start at your home but the destination for each is different. You wouldn’t expect a drive on an interstate going to the airport to give you the same average speed as a 20 mile drive to a farm in ... Read More »

15th Jul 2020

  PRESS RELEASE BY ISPA 14 July 2020   ISPA EXPLAINS THE NUTS & BOLTS OF HOME CONNECTIVITY   Connecting to the Internet in South Africa can be as simple as using a smartphone powered by a SIM card. However, the downside of mobile web surfing is that it can be fairly pricey and may result in large and unexpected bills for mobile data ... Read More »

14th Jul 2020
Error message “508 Resource Limit Is Reached”

The error message “508 Resource Limit Is Reached” appears when your account is constantly exceeding the resources assigned to it. These resources can include CPU usage, RAM usage and/or the number of concurrent processes running under your hosting account. A resource usage spike every now and again is nothing to worry about and will cause ... Read More »

8th Jul 2020

PRESS RELEASE BY ISPA   29 June 2020   GET THE BEST OUT OF FIBRE TO REDUCE WORK FROM HOME FRUSTRATION   South Africa’s high-speed fibre optic Internet backbone has improved to the point where some half a million homes have ready access to fibre.   With remote working powered by FTTH (fibre-to-the-home) likely to become a more ... Read More »

29th Jun 2020
Kopage - Shopping Cart (eCommerce)

Shopping Cart module can be used to sell your goods or e-products like ebooks or photos. It supports PayPal payments by default and few alternative gateways like 2Checkout, and more to help you collect payments. Module can also be used to create products or any type of catalog, where you need categories and separate subpages for ... Read More »

16th Jun 2020