‘Why Buhari should assent to Data Protection Bill’
As the world marks Data Privacy Day2020, a cybersecurity expert, Remi Afon, has called on the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari, to assent to the Data Protection Bill, which was passed by the 8th National Assembly in May 2019.
Experts urge FG to establish cyber security centre
Experts have called on the government to partner and engage industry and cyber security organisations collective efforts to adequately tackle cybercrime in Nigeria. Although, most data breaches in Nigeria go unreported, they said that increasing amount of well-publicised breaches globally suggests that security breaches are increasing in severity. The experts disclosed this at the 5th…
Danbatta warns telecoms service providers over poor services
The Executive Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, has said that any telecommunications service provider who fails to improve its services to the detriment of the consuming public will be sanctioned. Danbatta made the pledge during the special day of the commission at the 40th Trade Fair in Kaduna. He said…
Legal framework hobbles cybersecurity efforts
Cyber security stakeholders have expressed concerns over lack of clear legal framework in the country in the fight against cyber- attacks, Nigeria CommunicationsWeek has been told.
CSEAN asks Buhari to assent Electronic Transaction Bill
Cyber Security Expert Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has called on President, Muhammadu Buhari to assent to the Electronic Transaction bill, which has been passed by the Senate in May last year. The cyber security advocacy group, said that assenting to the bill becomes very crucial at the moment, when cyber criminals are becoming very daring,…
CSEAN tackles cyber threats in digital age
As reported global cyber attacks continue to rise, despite the constant flow of security updates and patches, experts have vowed to continue raising awareness campaign till the situation is curbed in Nigeria. The President, Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN), Remi Afon stressed the need to have data protection law and upgrade the existing…
With cyber secure conference, body fights threats in digital age
I’m Remi Afon, president of Cyber Security Association of Nigeria (CSEAN), and CEO Lynsec, a cyber security consultancy firm that has its headquarters in London with branches in Abuja and Brussels.
CSEAN, Panda to offer solutions on newgen cyber threats
Panda Security in partnership with the Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has disclosed plans to offer solutions to emerging cyber threats in the country.
Nigeria still vulnerable to cyber threats, attacks, CSEAN insists
The Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has said that Nigeria is not immune to cyber threats as cyber attacks and threats are continually becoming commonplace, sophisticated and damaging.