From: Sikhululekile Dube <SikhuluD@hollard.co.za>
Sent: 08/September/2021 08:10 AM
To: Sikhululekile Dube <SikhuluD@hollard.co.za>
Cc: Chris Troskie <ChrisT@hollard.co.za>; Brett Hannington <BrettH@hollard.co.za>
Subject: MEDIA RELEASE: MINISTRY OF JUSTICE AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES
MINISTRY OF JUSTICE AND CORRECTIONAL SERVICES
Republic of South Africa
For Immediate Release: 07 September 2021
Media Statement on IT System challenges affecting Department of Justice and Constitutional Development offices
The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development (DOJ&CD) wishes to inform the public that it is experiencing challenges with the IT system which have affected services at all DoJ&CD offices around the country.
The Information Systems Management (ISM) section of the Department has urgently established a team that includes internal and external security experts to assess the extent of the problem and come up with solutions to bring the system back online.
All network-based justice services will remain offline while the diagnostic work continues. The team of experts is working around the clock to resolve the problem and get the systems working.
The Department extends sincere apologies to all clients for any inconvenience caused. It is confident that the affected services will be recovered in the next few days.
Issued by the Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Services Mr Chrispin Ph
Spokesperson: Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Services