Saturday, 3rd December 2022
Breaking News:


10 Jun 2021
Latest findings by Sophos, a global cybersecurity firm has revealed a rise in security skills in Nigeria.
13 May 2021
Nigeria is to benefit from United Kingdom’s £22 million new investment to build cybersecurity resilience in developing countries globally, particularly Africa and Indo-Pacific.
9 May 2021
The largest fuel pipeline system in the United States was forced to shut down its entire network after a ransomware attack, the operating company said in a statement Saturday.
27 Apr 2021
Networks should be segmented and components hardened. Disaster recovery, business continuity, and data recovery plans should be in place and tested periodically.
26 Apr 2021
The arrival of COVID-19 in 2020 forced people’s lives to move online, both at work and in person, and digital transformation accelerated. Technology helped to maintain social and emotional well-being and helped many organisations stay afloat.
17 Mar 2021
The Abel Prize, which honours achievements in mathematics, was awarded Wednesday to Hungarian Laszlo Lovasz and Israeli Avi Wigderson for their contributions to computer security, the Norwegian Academy of Science said.
27 Jan 2021
A Non-governmental organization in the information security ecosystem in Nigeria, CyberSafe Foundation and its partners – Foreign Common Wealth & Development Office (FCDO)
9 Dec 2020
Ships that fail to comply with cybersecurity code of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) may face detention from January 1, 2021. This comes as the IMO identified the management of cybersecurity as a key aspect of safety as technology becomes essential in ship operations.
24 Nov 2020
United Kingdom-based Sophos, a cyber security firm, in its 2021 threat report, flagged how ransomware and fast-changing attacker behaviours, from advanced to entry level, will shape the threat landscape and IT security.
13 Nov 2020
As cybercrime activists continue to unleash terror on Nigeria, and other parts of Africa, the Federal Government has been asked to ratify the Malabo Convention to unify the implementations of cybersecurity...
2 Nov 2020
President of Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN), Remi Afon, has said that the recent #EndSARS protests exposed the country’s cybersecurity vulnerabilities. In his opening remark during a free cybersecurity seminar organised by the association at the weekend, Afon said a lot of ‘hacktivists’ and other Twitter users exploited the protest that lasted for…
30 Oct 2020
About two weeks after Anonymous, a network of global hacktivists launched an aggressive campaign in Nigeria, commercial banks have begun a panic update of their server ...


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South Korea on Saturday arrested a former national security chief on suspicion of covering up events surrounding the 2020 murder of a fisheries official by Pyongyang. President Yoon Suk-yeol is expanding an inquiry into the highly politicised case following accusations that his predecessor mishandled the probe to curry favour with North Korea. Suh Hoon is…
4 hours ago
Atiku Abubakar, the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, has told physically challenged people not to vote for the All Progressives Congress in the forthcoming 2023 presidential election. The former Nigerian vice president, who stated this while speaking at the inauguration of the PDP’s PWD National Campaign Council, said the APC has failed to…
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More than 200 people have been killed in Iran since nationwide protests erupted over the death in police custody of Mahsa Amini, the country's top security body said Saturday. Amini, a 22-year-old Iranian of Kurdish origin, died on September 16 after her arrest in Tehran for an alleged breach of the Islamic republic's dress code…
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Hugo Lloris said Saturday he was "honoured and very proud" at the prospect of equalling Lilian Thuram as France's most-capped player in the World Cup last-16 clash with Poland in Doha. "It is no small achievement. I am really honoured at the figures and very proud, even if it is very much secondary to the…
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Ekiti State Ministry of Arts Culture and Tourism has been selected by the Federal Government to represent the country at the 2023 Surajkund International Arts Festival, holding in India, from February 3 to 19. Immediate past Commissioner for Arts, Culture and Tourism in Ekiti, Prof. Rasaki Ojo Bakare, made this known to the News Agency…