Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Batten down
the hatches

Malawi to better
protect finance sector.

Wednesday, Feb 19th

Nigeria tackles exploitation of its cyberspace.

Nigeria tackles exploitation of its cyberspace

West African nation announces several steps taken in the fight against threats.

Interpol arrest sheds light on cybercriminal network.

Interpol arrest sheds light on cybercriminal network

IT security firm Trend Micro assists in arrest of Nigerian reportedly behind network orchestrating business email compromise scams.

Cybercriminals look to exploit Adobe, Internet Explorer in Nigeria.

Cybercriminals look to exploit Adobe, Internet Explorer in Nigeria

Exploits for platforms most popular as malware continues to threaten networks says Kaspersky Report.

Arbor Networks adds new security layer for West Africa.

Arbor Networks adds new security layer for West Africa

Software firm partners with Nigeria's Layer3 to tackle DDoS attacks.

Nigeria still ranks high in email fraud.

Nigeria still ranks high in email fraud

Fraudsters continue to target unsuspecting users with phising tactics.

Nigeria losing billions of Naira to cybercrime.

Nigeria losing billions of Naira to cybercrime

Country's security adviser calls for collaboration, updated legislation and greater awareness.

Nigeria adopts mobile student ID system.

Nigeria adopts mobile student ID system

The system will help the West African Examinations Council authenticate over 2 million students.

Controversy surrounds Nigeria's new cybercrime law.

Controversy surrounds Nigeria's new cybercrime law

Regulator digs in heels despite mounting criticism from stakeholders.

Why report has Nigeria's financial community worried.

Why report has Nigeria's financial community worried

Recent report shows signficant increase in ATM- and other electronic financial fraud.

Can Nigeria's financial community stand up to cybercrime?

Can Nigeria's financial community stand up to cybercrime?

Stakeholders offer their views on whether or not the West African country has the capacity to protect finance sector from continued attacks.

Nigerian government requesting for citizens' private data – Microsoft.

Nigerian government requesting for citizens' private data – Microsoft

Software giant confirms requests and says these are published globally, managed centrally.