CYBER RIGHTS AND PRIVACY IN SOUTH AFRICA
However, it has also brought lots of headaches and problems. The main problems deal with private information, and the fact that companies obtain this information and share it with other companies. (Bergelson, 2003, p. 387) This is a thorny problem, in that the individuals do not even know that this data is being collected, let alone with whom the data is shared. (Schwartz, 2004, p. This problem also leads to cyber breaches, in which personal information falls into the hands of criminals.