Cyber Security

Wifi.com.ng Provides Free Internet Access For Corps Members In Lagos & Abuja Camps

Wow! That was the word that jumped out of my mouth when this news caught my notice. Some say ‘what could be sweeter than honey’? I say ‘what could be more fulfilling than having free WiFi’? Free internet Access I’m sure the corps members in Lagos and abuja are currently asking this same questions as WiFi.com.ng has decided to butter their bread – the tech inclined ones though – with

4G Network and Its Expectations For Nigerians

Following the acquisition of Visafone with its 800MHz frequency spectrum early in the year and the 10-year 2.6GHz frequency spectrum in July this year, MTN Nigeria has started rolling out the 4G-LTE state-of-the-art services thus setting the pace and breaking new boundaries as the first of the leading telecommunication companies in Nigeria; which has added Nigeria to the global list of countries having 4G-LTE penetration, 28th in Africa.   4G-LTE

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