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Cyber security

8 Sep
Vibrant digital identity and cyber security backbones have been identified as critical factors to drive the emerging payment technology economy in Nigeria, experts have said.
25 Aug
The Association of Chief Audit Executives of Banks in Nigeria (ACAEBIN) has reaffirmed its commitment to promoting professionalism of audit practice, ethical standards and interbank cooperation.
18 Aug
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday released a framework to protect Other Financial Institutions (OFIs) against cyber attacks.
13 Apr
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has stressed the need for consumers to be cyber security-conscious while online and to always ensure efficient management of e-waste for a safer environment.
17 Mar
TO ensure maximum impact of the New National Broadband Plan (NNBP 2020-2025), Nigeria will need to pay adequate attention to cyber security matters.
9 Sep 2020
• Launches Moni Sense Campaign To combat fraud, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Bankers’ Committee of Nigeria, has launched its cybersecurity and fraud awareness campaign, tagged ‘Moni Sense’, to educate Nigerians on how to protect themselves against cyber fraud and scams. Speaking on the initiative, Chairman, Financial Literacy and Public Enlightenment Sub-Committee…
31 Jul 2020
Today’s constantly-evolving threat landscape is creating new and unexpected challenges for even the most seasoned cybersecurity professionals. Increasingly sophisticated and complex threats, together with adversaries who are more cunning and determined than ever, are making staying ahead of new attack vectors a daunting prospect for businesses of every size and type. “While it is extremely…
27 Jul 2020
Stakeholders in the insurance industry and Information Technology (IT) have stressed the need for organisations to take preventive measures against the risks posed by cyber-attacks and fraud to safeguard businesses during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
25 Jun 2020
Young entrepreneur Onyi Goldman Nwike is the co-founder and managing director of Knightshield Services Ltd; the UK’s leading blockchain tech based...
14 Feb 2020
Cyber security experts have advised people to avoid using public charging stations because scammers are gaining access to download malware to phones, causing them to run slow or lose battery life more quickly.
5 Feb 2020
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) is collaborating with key cyber security stakeholders to foster a robust cyber security environment for effective protection of the country’s information and communication infrastructure and networks.
15 Jan 2020
Computer professionals have called on the Federal Government to engage the international community including the United Nations on the challenges of cyber security in the country.


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