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EXPOSED: Why We Proposed and Reversed Plans to Hike Data Tariffs in Nigeria- NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission on Wednesday announced the immediate suspension of the new minimum pricing template for data services by mobile operators in the country. The director, Public Affairs at the NCC, Tony Ojobo, said the decision to rescind its earlier directive to telecom operators to commence charging the new floor price rate for data from December 1, was to allow for further consultation with industry interest groups. “Following concerns that

NITDA: Annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month Campaign

Cyber security has been declared a major statutory responsibility of the present administration and the concerned government agency like National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has vowed to “wield its powers to ensure that the administration succeeds in achieving peaceful and secured cyber space activity”. Dr Isa Ibrahim Pantami, director general of NITDA, who made the declaration recently would lead the DGs of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Nigerian Communication Satellite

What is “Penetration Testing or Pentesting?”

Far more exciting than the ballpoint variety, modern pentesting encompasses an extremely wide range of operations by a single person or team to do one thing: break in. This may include security audits, analysis, discussions, scans, stealth attacks, phishing or even physically sneaking around and plugging into networks. While the need for security testing is nothing new, pen testing has seen a large growth in recent years as product or application developers, CEOs and administrators want

BlackFridays: Protect Your BlackFriday Shopping

Its called #BlackFridays Thats the Season! We’ve reached the part of the year where we look forward to joining friends and family for holiday celebrations, followed by looking back at the year that was. Black Friday is right around the corner, which is great for those of you courageous enough to manage the crowds and traffic. For those of us that prefer to shop from the comfort of our own

Why Cybercriminals Are After Your Identity

Why Cybercriminals Are After Your Identity It’s becoming a common headline: “Criminals steal (insert alarming number here) personal records from (insert major organization here)”. We hear about it over and over again. In fact, it’s so common that the market for personal information is collapsing due to the abundance a healthcare records for sale on the dark web. Clearly, our personally identifiable information, known as PII, is the top target for cybercriminals. In fact, according

10 Non-technical Tips to Enhance Your Cybersecurity

10 Nontechnical Tips to Enhance Your Cybersecurity The main thing about cybersecurity that we’ve always preached is that it doesn’t have to be difficult. We know there are a lot of people out there that are technically challenged and easily discouraged in this world of connectivity. There’s nothing wrong with that. We’re not here to judge. But we are here to educate. Enhancing your security and protecting your sensitive data