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Nigeria, others asked to ‘protect electoral infrastructure’

Nigeria and other nations of the world have been asked to defend technical infrastructure that support elections to avert manipulation of the will of their people. The Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC), which made the call is advocating prohibition on the disruption of elections through cyber attacks on the technical infrastructure that […]

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‘Over 60% of dating mobile apps open users to hackers’

Tech security investigators have found that over 60 percent of leading dating mobile apps they studied to be potentially vulnerable to a variety of cyber-attacks that put personal user information and corporate data at risk. The analysis conducted by IBM reveals that many of these dating applications have access to additional features on mobile devices […]

Mobile West Africa 2015 ‘garners industry-wide support’

94% of Nigerians wants cyber attack response power for President Jonathan

President Goodluck Jonathan should be lawfully equipped to respond to cyber attacks just as the nation’s Commander-in-Chief would act in the event of real world aggression against Nigeria, majority of respondents in a survey have advocated. So says 94% of respondents in a survey that focused on improving online safety and security for all Nigerians, […]

NBC: Why social media results of Nigerian elections can’t hit airwaves

Cyber attackers defaced 23 government websites in 2012, security firm says

By Olubunmi Adeniyi Lagos. February 20, 2013: The threat of cyber attacks against the Nigerian government has come under the spotlight following a new report that no less than 23 government websites were defaced in the year 2012. Website defacement is a form of hacking involving the substitution of the original home page by a […]

FBI: Forensic tech given EFCC ‘aids Nigeria cybercrime war’