FG alerts Nigerians to existence of coronavirus ransomware
The Federal Government has alerted Nigerians to the existence of an Android-based malicious and fraudulent coronavirus ransomware application
Taking action where we can to stop cybercrime
Cyber. It is the inescapable prefix defining our world today. From the privacy of individuals to relations between states, cyber dominates discussions and headlines – so much so that we risk being paralyzed by the magnitude of the problems we face.
Cisco wants organisations to tighten noose on ransomware sophistication
As cybercrimes become more rampant and sophisticated, Cisco, the global leader in IT and networking, has called on businesses, especially in Middle East and Africa (MEA) to adopt security measures and to take a comprehensive approach across people, process, technology and policy to protect their businesses from hackers and cyber criminals. This follows the findings…
EU urges more action on cyberattacks
The EU must boost its defences against cyberattacks, which have fallen behind the modern world's reliance on the internet and mobile devices, the bloc's security chief warned Thursday.
Firms scramble to recover from wave of cyberattacks
Thousands of computer users across the globe scrambled on Wednesday to reboot after a wave of ransomware cyberattacks spread from Ukraine and Russia across Europe to the United States.