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6 mobile security threats you should take seriously in 2019

While it’s easy to focus on the sensational subject of malware, the truth is that mobile malware infections are incredibly uncommon in the real world — with your odds of being infected significantly less than your odds of being struck by lightning, according to one estimate.

However, the more realistic mobile security hazards lie in some easily overlooked areas, all of which are only expected to become more pressing in the coming year.

Full article: 6 mobile security threats you should take seriously in 2019 | CSO Online

The future of mobile in Sub-Saharan Africa hinges on privacy regulation

Today, there are significant discrepancies within the region regarding principles incorporated into data privacy laws and how they are implemented nationally. In some countries, mobile licence conditions stipulate that certain user information or accounting information may not be transferred outside the country. In those same countries, other service providers are not subject to the same restrictions.

Source: The future of mobile in Sub-Saharan Africa hinges on privacy regulation | IT News Africa – Africa’s Technology News Leader

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