Central Bank recognises FirstBank’s e-Fraud efforts
It was another night of reward, with FirstBank showcasing the strength of its brand by winning two of the three awards up for grab in the keenly contested Nigerian Electronic Fraud Forum (NeFF) 2017 Annual Dinner and Awards Night held at the Federal Palace Hotel on the 14th of December 2017.
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.
Experts to tackle effect of cybercrime on businesses… coordinator
Mr. Tayo Adewusi, Coordinator, Africa Digital Forum and Awards (ADA), on Sunday in Lagos said that cyber security had become a crucial factor to business growth.
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.
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.
Cybercrime to cost businesses trillions
Over the next five years, data breaches will have cost global business a total of $8 trillion in fines, lost business and remediation costs.
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.