Data protection experts identify bottlenecks to NDPR implementation
Released last year, Nigeria Data Protection Regulation (NDPR), clearly stipulates requirements for data collection, processing and defines how the data should be held and the ability to be used by third-parties.
86% of Nigerian firms fall victim to cybersecurity breaches
More than eight in every 10 organisations from Nigeria are currently experiencing cybersecurity breaches, especially in public cloud.
COVID-19: Building skilled digital capacities as recovery strategy
The entire world is currently in the throes of a deadly pandemic. So far, there have been over 2.5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide, resulting in more than 170,000 deaths
Experts seek strong enforcement framework to address attacks
Cybersecurity experts have advocated for a strong regulatory and enforcement frameworks in order to address low attribution and deterrent of cyber-attacks in the country.
Letter to young Nigerians: Facing the new decade - Part 2
The man who makes chocolates from cocoa is bound to be richer than the cocoa farmer. He has added value to the raw cocoa by processing and designing and packing the chocolates in appealing wrappers.
Experts suggest ways to address shortage of skill-set in cybersecurity
Worried by several reports revealing shortage of skillset in cyber security in Nigeria and other African countries, experts have adduced ways out of the challenge. In a recent report published by Demadiur and Serianuthere are only 3,500 professional cyber security in Nigeria while sub Saharan Africa has 13,500 which are far less of number require…
Malware variety grows by 13.7% in 2019 due to web skimmers
Activities of cyber criminals through the use of malware rose by 13.7 per cent in 2019.
Huawei pushes 5G in SEAsia, brushing off 'tech war' with US
Chinese phone giant Huawei said Sunday it was ready to roll out 5G infrastructure across Southeast Asia, dismissing US warnings its tech could be used to hoover up data for Beijing.