Senate committee seeks review of nigeria’s cybercrime act
The Senate Committee on ICT and Cybercrime has said that the current law on cybercrime in Nigeria needs to be reviewed to meet the standard in developed countries.
Consulate raises alarm on increasing cybercrime, sees losses hit $6T
The United States of America (USA) Consulate in Nigeria is worried about the increasing cybercrime rate in Nigeria and other part of the world.
Experts condemn lack of implementation of cybercrime law
Oluseyi Akindeinde, chief technical officer, Digital Encode, a company that assists Banks and other organizations to achieve cyber security standards, said that one can assess cybercrime law based on the conviction recorded since it became law.
Senate decries 21% broadband penetration
The slow pace of Nigeria’s broadband penetration and deployment has become a source of worry to the Senate Committee on Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Cybercrime.
6,000 African journalists to benefit from Google digital programme
Search giant, Google, will offer about 6,000 African journalists free Digital Journalism training within the next nine months, the Head, Training and Development at Google News Lab, Daniel Sieberg, made this known in a statement issued on last week in Lagos.
Manhunt for hackers behind global cyberattack
International investigators hunted Saturday for those behind an unprecedented cyber-attack that affected systems in dozens of countries, including at banks, hospitals and government agencies, as security experts sought to contain the fallout.
Asseco cautions on network security against cybercrime
In efforts to curb the menace of cybercrime in the country, Asseco Nigeria, an Information Technology (IT) company has warned Internet users, particularly government agencies...
CBN to check cybercrime with framework
In a bid to check growing cyber crime in banks, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is set to release a policy/framework blacklisting cyber crime fraudsters in the banking system.
‘International Security confab to offer solutions on security threats, cyber crime’
Yes. Cyber issues are grabbing more headlines than other security issues at the moment. We have terrorist threat and other things on. Though Nigeria face threat from others sources, cyber crime and 419 are what is in the paper almost everyday.