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29 Jun 2018
NEC XON is creating three new cyber defence operations centres (CDOC), one in Nigeria, another in Senegal, and the third in Mauritius, in addition to the existing facilities in South Africa.
2 May 2018
Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) will hold it fourth preeminent cyber security conference tagged ‘’Mitigating Cyber Threats in the Digital Age’’. in Lagos for it first time on 9th and 10th of may , 2018 at the Four Points by Sheraton, Victoria Island, Lagos.
13 Apr 2018
Cyber security experts have expressed concerns over delays in the implementation of national cyber security standard already adopted by the country, Nigeria Communications Week has learnt. This is coming as the date for the implementations European Union Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is few weeks away. It would be recalled that National Information Technology Development Agency…
22 Feb 2018
Panasonic Corporation and Trend Micro Incorporated yesterday announced a partnership on cyber security for connected cars. The security arrangement is aimed at detecting and preventing cyber-attacks against autonomous and connected cars.   It is expected to detect and prevent intrusions into Electronic Control Units (ECUs), which regulate such driving behavior as acceleration, steering and braking.…
30 Jan 2018
The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has alerted Nigerians, especially the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), other government establishments, and the organised private sector to the potential cyber-attacks...
26 Jan 2018
Cyber security experts in the country, have urged the federal government to create a world class capacity as well as develop and train personnel to protect the nation’s infrastructure from cyber-attacks. This is against the backdrop of several reports pointing at increase in cyber- attacks this year. Oluseyi Akindeinde, chief technical officer, Digital Encode, emphasized…
16 Oct 2017
The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwumi Ambode, a fellow of the institute and Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita (FCA) are among other dignitaries expected at the conference.
25 Aug 2017
Dr. Isa Pantami, director general of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has described cyber security awareness as one of the key priorities of the agency.
4 Aug 2017
The agreement signed by parties in Abuja recently, will enable NITDA and governments institutions IT administrators to have access to periodic Cyber security training by ESET experts on emerging threats.
8 May 2017
KPMG Global Cyber Security Lead, Atul Gupta, stated this, while addressing participants during the firm’s Cyber Security conference held in Lagos at the weekend.
25 Apr 2017
Propelled by the need to increase awareness and the development of cyber security strategies in Nigeria, and Africa, an audit firm, KPMG, is organising a Pan-African Cyber Security conference, tagged: ‘Security and Resilience in a Digital World’.
9 Mar 2017
Cyber security in Nigeria is becoming an increasingly pertinent topic as it poses a growing threat to the country’s security. Cyber threats and attacks are becoming commonplace, sophisticated and damaging.


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