Our Terms And Conditions

Terms and Conditions of for Subscription and Events to SafeCyberLife.

These terms and condition are binding and enforceable to all persons that applies to be a Subscriber and access the SAFECYBERLIFE web site or any part thereof in terms of section 11(3) of the electronic communications and transactions (ECT) act 25 of 2002. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions you must leave the SafeCyberLife web site now, as further use will automatically bind you to these terms and conditions.

a)  “SafeCyberLife” is a voluntary service in which the user requests and Mandates the SafeCyberLife to search and deliver information relevant to the User for and on behalf of the user. This information ranges from service such as Cyber Security Alerts and similar threats online , other developments that may be relevant to the user from time to time.

b)  “SafeCyberLife website” is the website located at www.SafeCyberLife.com and includes any part or element thereof.

c)  “SafeCyberLife Service” means the service provided on the SafeCyberLife platform in which the SafeCyberLife team will provide cyber security skills, software and other development and related services to the user and SafeCyberLife will further make available cyber security alerts received from various service providers. The main interaction between the subscriber and SafeCyberLife will be via email, Short Messaging Service (SMS) and live events organised by SafeCyberLife. SafeCyberLife may also be using the Application (the SafeCyberLife App) and through this App, SafeCyberLife will send information, including Alerts, to the subscribers. The availability of this App is an added platform to the primary interactions, mainly email, SMS and live events. These alerts will be passed by SafeCyberLife and the accuracy of the alerts will not be the responsibility of SafeCyberLife. SafeCyberLife will also organise events linked to its service and these events will be open to its members and non-members.

SafeCyberLife service also includes Events organised by SafeCyberLife.
The Events may carry additional costs to the amounts paid for subscription but the Members will get up to 50% discount from the amount paid by non-SafeCyberLife members.

d)  “SafeCyberLife Subscriber” means an individual who signs up and pays the prescribed amount on the SafeCyberLife website to be a subscriber of SafeCyberLife Service and is also requesting SafeCyberLife to collect reasonable and appropriate information relevant to them and voluntarily participates in the SafeCyberLife service by receiving the emails and Short Message Service (SMS) and by participating the subscriber requests the SafeCyberLife team to collect the information relevant to the subscriber and the subscriber will enjoy the benefits of communications from the SafeCyberLife Team on selected Alerts as well as being able to request more alerts on additional alerts relevant to the subscribers. This additional requests would be made using the Feedback option on the website and the SafeCyberLife team would endeavor to make these alerts available as soon as possible.

SafeCyberLife Subscribers will pay SafeCyberLife, the prescribed.
  Annual Subscription

The amounts collected from subscribers may be direct or through service providers such as mobile operators or Official Resellers of SafeCyberLife. These service providers or Resellers are not responsible for the service provided by SafeCyberLife but a reseller on behalf of SafeCyberLife.

e)  SafeCyberLife and its owners , do not take any legal responsibility on the accuracy of the service as this information will be passed as it is. Should there be any changes and these changes are communicated to the SafeCyberLife then the changes will be passed. Subscription to this service acknowledges acceptance of this fact and the subscriber will not hold SafeCyberLife or its owners responsible for any accuracy of the information provided by the service.

f)  Notwithstanding the fact that hyperlinks in these terms and conditions to copyright notices and legislation should be deemed part of these terms and conditions in terms of section 11 of the ECT Act, the fact that some or all of the hyperlinks may be non-operational, shall not play a role in determination of the validity and interpretation of these terms and conditions.

SafeCyberLife was established with the purpose of empowering its subscribers with information that is relevant to the subscribers. Subscribers hereby requests SafeCyberLife to represent them in obtaining the information relevant to the subscribers. All of this information will be supplied to the subscribers via email, the SafeCyberLife Application and via other texting possibilities including the SMS.

2.1  SafeCyberLife licenses the User who has paid for the SafeCyberLife service to view, and use the content of any of the SafeCyberLife for personal and non-commercial purposes only.

2.2  Content from the SafeCyberLife web sites and Applications shall not be used or exploited by Users for any commercial and non-private purposes without the prior written consent of SafeCyberLife. Users may only access and use the SafeCyberLife web site for legal purposes.

2.3  The Manuals sent by SafeCyberLife to subscribers are protected by Copyrights and subscribers are accepting these copyright conditions and will not reproduce or copy the Manuals or part of, for any reason.

2.4   The caching of the SafeCyberLife web site shall only be allowed if:
2.4.1  The purpose of the caching is to make the onward transmission of the content from the SafeCyberLife web site more efficient.
2.4.2  The cached content is not modified in any manner whatsoever
2.4.3  The cached content is updated at least at regular intervals determined by SafeCyberLife.
2.4.4  The cached content is removed or updated when so required by SafeCyberLife.

2.5   If any User uses content from the SafeCyberLife web site in breach of the provisions detailed herein:
2.5.1  SafeCyberLife reserves the right to claim damages from the User.
2.5.2  SafeCyberLife reserves the right to institute criminal proceedings against the User; and
2.5.3  SafeCyberLife shall not be liable, in any manner whatsoever, for any damage, loss or liability that resulted from the use of such content by the User or any third party who obtained any content from the User.

2.6  External information to the SafeCyberLife service from any other source shall be directed through the relevant platforms of the SafeCyberLife service. SafeCyberLife shall not be liable, in any manner whatsoever, for any damage, loss or liability that resulted from the use of content from the SafeCyberLife service, if such content was obtained from a third party.

2.7  Users may quote small and reasonable amounts of content available from the SafeCyberLife if such quote is placed in inverted commas and acknowledged as being owned by SafeCyberLife.

2.8  No person may frame the SafeCyberLife, without the prior written consent of SafeCyberLife.

2.9  Apart from bona-fide search engine operators and use of the search facility provided on the SafeCyberLife Service by Users, no person may use or attempt to use any technology or applications (including web crawlers or web spiders) to search or copy content from the SafeCyberLife web site for any purposes,without the prior written consent of SafeCyberLife.

2.10  All licenses and/or permissions granted in terms of this clause 2 are provided on a non-exclusive and non- transferable basis and may be terminated or cancelled by SafeCyberLife at any time without giving reasons therefore.

2.11  The payment made to SafeCyberLife by the subscriber or user is payable to cover the costs of development of the service and collecting the information on behalf of the subscribers. The payment of the amount is governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, including the Consumer Protection Act. There is however a cancellation fee of R4 500 that will cover the set up costs that will be incurred already. Upon accepting these conditions and making payment, the set up will be implemented and any refund will be based on pro-rata basis after deducting the cancellation fee of
R4 500. Cancellation must be done within 3 days of ordering the service and before the SafeCyberLife material has been delivered to the subscriber. After receiving the SafeCyberLife material cancellation will not be allowed.

Upon accepting these Terms and Conditions, the subscriber is mandating and requesting the SafeCyberLife team to search for the information relevant to the subscribers and through this acceptance each Subscriber will be allocated a reference number. This reference number will be used in the identification of the Subscriber.

The subscribers will get the following benefits from SafeCyberLife:
3.1  SafeCyberLife Manual, cyber security software, a book titled Introduction to Digital Technology and 4th Industrial Revolution and will be included in the database of SafeCyberLife Subscribers who will be empowered to establish cyber security at home or in their work environments.

3.2  Invitation to events arranged by the SafeCyberLife Team. Such events may or may not be events that require the Subscriber to pay additional fees. SafeCyberLife will inform the Subscribers of these events and will clearly indicate which events are free and which ones are not. If these events have costs then SafeCyberLife subscribers will get special discounts of up to 50% to the amount paid by Non-SafeCyberLife Subscribers.

3.3  Communication services with the messages (email or SMS) from the SafeCyberLife to the subscribers and this communications service will be linked to the information supplied by the subscriber in the form and will cover information related to the location selected by the subscriber. The Mobile number given on the application form will be used for this purpose.

3.4  Offered special tickets at events because of the SafeCyberLife membership.

3.5  SafeCyberLife will also hold events aimed at empowering the members and non-members of SafeCyberLife with skills for survival in the digital world as well as giving them information that empowers them to live a convenient life.

All intellectual property in the SafeCyberLife service provision, including but not limited to content, trademarks, domain names, patents, design elements, software, databases, text, graphics, icons and hyperlinks are the property of SafeCyberLife and as such, are protected from infringement by domestic and international legislation and treaties. Subject to the rights licensed to the User in clause 2, all other rights to intellectual property on the SafeCyberLife web site are expressly reserved.

It is the responsibility of the User to acquire and maintain, at his/her own expense, the computer hardware, software, lines and access accounts required to access the Internet and the SafeCyberLife web site and/or download allowable content from this web site.

Access to the services, content, software and content downloads available from the SafeCyberLife web site is classified as “electronic transactions” in terms of the ECT Act and therefore Users have the rights detailed in Chapter 7 of the ECT Act and SafeCyberLife has the duty to disclose the following information:

6.1  The full name and legal status of the web site owner: SafeCyberLife, a company registered in South Africa
6.2   Postal address: 4 Pieter Wenning Rd, Witkoppen, Sandton, 2068
6.3   Email address: subscriptions@SafeCyberLife.com
6.4   Main business: 4 Pieter Wenning Rd, Witkoppen, Sandton, 2068
6.5   The web site address of the SafeCyberLife web site is: http://www.SafeCyberLife.com
6.6  The official e-mail address of the SafeCyberLife web site is : subscriptions@SafeCyberLife.com;
6.7  Management: The management profile of SafeCyberLife is available by emailing subscriptions@SafeCyberLife.com;

6.8  Alternative dispute resolution,subject to urgent and/or interim relief, all disputes regarding:
6.8.1  Access to the SafeCyberLife web site.
6.8.2  The inability to access the SafeCyberLife web site.
6.8.3  The services and content available from the SafeCyberLife web site; or
6.8.4  These terms and conditions shall be referred to arbitration in terms of the expedited rules of the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa and such arbitration proceedings shall be conducted in Johannesburg in English. The arbitration ruling shall be final and the unsuccessful party shall pay the costs of the successful party on a scale as between attorney and own client. The expedited rules of the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa may be downloaded from the following web site: http://www.arbitration.co.za.
6.9  Cooling-off period: In terms of the operation of section 42(1)(d) of the ECT Act, the cooling-off provisions of the ECT Act do apply to this web site; and
6.10  Users may lodge complaints concerning the SafeCyberLife web site with SafeCyberLife,feedback@SafeCyberLife.com

SafeCyberLife expressly reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to do any of the following, at any time without prior notice:

7.1  Change these terms and conditions
7.2  Change the content and/or services available from the SafeCyberLife web site

7.3  discontinue any aspect of the SafeCyberLife web site or service(s) and the Subscribers hereby agree that in such a case SafeCyberLife will determine the level of the refund to the Subscribers. In case there is a dispute the annual amount will be split into the 12 installments and the relevant amount due to the subscribers would then be claimed by the subscribers in writing.

7.4  change the content and/or services available from the SafeCyberLife according to a pricing special or special campaign aimed at enabling subscribers to join the SafeCyberLife Service. These changes will be designed to enable easier access to the SafeCyberLife and will always present alternatives for individuals to benefit completely from SafeCyberLife. Examples of these changes are packages such as Cyber Monday, Festive Season and Back to School campaigns, where the hard copy of the manual may not be included in the package, replaced by the online platform than enables the users to get the same if not better effect with the online platform.

8.1  SafeCyberLife shall take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information of Users and for the purpose of this clause, “personal information” shall be defined as detailed in the Promotion of Access to Information Act 2 of 2000 (PAIA). The PAIA may be downloaded from: http://www.polity.org.za

8.2  SafeCyberLife may electronically collect, store and use the following personal information of Users:
8.2.1  Name and surname
8.2.2  Contact numbers
8.2.3  Non-personal browsing habits and click patterns
8.2.4  E-mail address; and
8.2.5  IP address.

8.3  SafeCyberLife collects, stores and uses the above-mentioned information for the following purposes:
8.3.1  Communicate requested information to the User;
8.3.2  and to compile non-personal statistical information about browsing habits, click-patterns and access to the SafeCyberLife web site.

8.4  Information detailed above is collected either electronically by using cookies or is provided voluntarily by the User. Users may determine cookie use independently through their browser settings.

8.5  SafeCyberLife may collect, maintain, save, compile, share, disclose and sell any information collected from users, subject to the following provisions:
8.5.1  SafeCyberLife shall not disclose personal information from Users unless the User consents thereto.
8.5.2  SafeCyberLife shall disclose information without the User’s consent only through due legal process.
8.5.3  SafeCyberLife may compile, use and share any information that does not relate to any specific individual.

8.6  SafeCyberLife owns and retains all rights to non-personal statistical information collected and compiled by SafeCyberLife.

9.1  SafeCyberLife may provide hyperlinks to web sites not controlled by SafeCyberLife (target sites) and suchlike links do not imply any endorsement, agreement on or support for the content of such target sites.

9.2  Change the content and/or services available from the SafeCyberLife web site
SafeCyberLife does not editorially control the content on such target sites and shall not be liable, in any manner whatsoever, for the access to, inability to access or content available on or through such target sites.

10.1  SafeCyberLife shall take all reasonable steps to secure the content of the SafeCyberLife web site and the information provided by and collected from Users from unauthorised access and/or disclosure. However, SafeCyberLife does not make any warranties or representations that content shall be 100% safe and secure.

10.2  SafeCyberLife is under no legal duty to encrypt any content or communications from and to the SafeCyberLife web site and is also under no legal duty to provide digital authentication of any page on the SafeCyberLife web site.

10.3  Users may not deliver or attempt to deliver, whether on purpose or negligently, any damaging code, such as computer viruses, to the SafeCyberLife web site or the server and computer network that support the SafeCyberLife web site. Notwithstanding criminal prosecution, any person who delivers any damaging code to the SafeCyberLife web site, whether on purpose or negligently, shall, without any limitation, indemnify and hold SafeCyberLife harmless against any and all liability, damages and losses SafeCyberLife and its partners / affiliates may suffer as a result of such damaging code.

10.4  Users may not develop, distribute or use any device to breach or overcome the security measures of the Product and SafeCyberLife reserves the right to claim damages any and all persons concerned with a security failure or breach.

10.5  Any User who commits any of the offences detailed in sections 85 to 88 of the ECT Act shall,notwithstanding criminal prosecution, be liable for all resulting liability, loss or damages suffered and/or incurred by SafeCyberLife and its partners / affiliates. The ECT Act may be downloaded from: http://www.polity.org.za

11.1  Subject to the provisions of sections 43(5) and 43(6) of the ECT Act, if applicable, and as far as allowed by law, SafeCyberLife (including its owners, employees, suppliers, Internet service providers, partners, affiliates and agents) shall not be liable for any damage, loss or liability of any nature incurred by whomever and resulting from:

11.1.1  Access to the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.2  Access to web sites linked to the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.3  Inability to access the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.4  Inability to access web sites linked to the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.5  Content available on the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.6  Services available from the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.7  Downloads and use of content from the SafeCyberLife web site.
11.1.8  Any other reason not directly related to SafeCyberLife gross negligence.

11.2  The SafeCyberLife web site and services are supplied on an “as is” basis and has not been compiled to meet all the User’s individual requirements. Therefore SafeCyberLife are not liable for the accuracy of the information received from the Service provider. The subscriber hereby agrees not to hold SafeCyberLife liable for any inaccuracies as a result of using the information for any reason.

11.3  Information, ideas and opinions expressed on the SafeCyberLife web site should not be regarded as professional advice or the official opinion of SafeCyberLife and Users are encouraged to consult professional advice before taking any course of action related to the information, ideas or opinions expressed on the SafeCyberLife web site through SafeCyberLife.

11.4  SafeCyberLife does not make any warranties or representation that content and services available from the SafeCyberLife web site will in all cases be true, correct or free from any errors. SafeCyberLife shall take all reasonable steps to ensure the quality and accuracy of content available from the SafeCyberLife web site.

11.5  SafeCyberLife does not make any warranties or representations that the SafeCyberLife web site shall be available at all times. Users acknowledge that the SafeCyberLife services may be unavailable due to updates or other causes beyond the reasonable control of SafeCyberLife, including, but not limited to virus infection, unauthorised access, power failure or other “acts of God”.

Users are encouraged to report untrue, inaccurate, defamatory, illegal, infringing and/or harmful content available from the SafeCyberLife web site to SafeCyberLife undertakes to correct and/or remove such content or any part thereof if the person reporting such content provided reasonable grounds to prove the alleged nature of the content.

13.1  Subject to the provisions of the Regulation of Interception of Communications (RIC) Act 70 of 2002, the User agrees to SafeCyberLife’s right to intercept, block, filter, read, delete, disclose and use all communications send or posted by the User to the SafeCyberLife web site, its staff and employees; and

13.2  The User agrees and acknowledges that the consent provided by the User in clause 12.1 satisfies the “writing” requirement as detailed in the ECT Act and the RIC Act.

14.1  Subject to the provisions of the Content Use License, these terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between SafeCyberLife and the User and shall take precedent over any disclaimers and/or legal notices attached to any communications and/or postings received by SafeCyberLife from the User.

14.2  Any failure by SafeCyberLife to exercise or enforce any right or provision shall in no way constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

14.3  In the event that any term or condition detailed herein is found unenforceable or invalid for any reason, such term(s) or condition(s) shall be severable from the remaining terms and conditions. The remaining terms and conditions shall remain enforceable and applicable.

The User and SafeCyberLife agree that:

15.1  the User shall be bound to these term and conditions and such agreement is concluded in Johannesburg (South Africa) at the time the User enters the SafeCyberLife web site for the first time or immediately after the User indicated consent as required in Content Use Agreement.

15.2  Data messages (as defined in the ECT Act) addressed by the User to SafeCyberLife shall only be deemed to have been received if and when responded to;

15.3  data messages (as defined in the ECT Act) addressed to the User by SafeCyberLife shall be deemed to be received by the User as detailed in section 23(b) of the ECT Act;

15.4  Data messages (as defined in the ECT Act) addressed by the User to SafeCyberLife shall be deemed to have been created and send by the User from within the geographical boundaries of South Africa;

15.5  Electronic signatures, encryption and/or authentication is not required for valid electronic communications between the User and SafeCyberLife; and

15.6  The User requests and mandates SafeCyberLife to search for information relevant to the user and for SafeCyberLife to send such information via electronic means that includes the mobile short message service (SMS).

The SafeCyberLife web site is hosted, controlled and operated from the Republic of South Africa and therefore the South African law enforced by the South African courts governs the use or inability to use the SafeCyberLife web site, its content, services and these terms and conditions.

SafeCyberLife shall not be liable for costs incurred by Users to obtain professional advice relating to these terms and conditions or any action taken by SafeCyberLife subscribers against SafeCyberLife under any circumstance.