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Preventing Intellectual Property Theft

It would be hard to find a company today that has not wound its way through the digital transformation to some extent. And whether its final product is in the form of software coding or scientific formulas, the increasing digitization of sensitive information puts intellectual property at risk of theft. As all aspects of life move tighter into the electronic embrace, the challenge for businesses and their intellectual property is keeping

Smart Cities and Driverless Cars: The Road to Cybersecurity in 2018 and Beyond

In 1956, General Motors released a concept car called Firebird II. Its bold, futuristic, and practical style perfectly reflected its many progressive features. The exterior bodywork was 100% titanium, it had a 200hp output, it was the first car that used disc brakes on four wheels, and most importantly it was equipped with a sophisticated guidance system designed to interface with the highway of the future, where electrical wires in roads

How Do VPNs Work?

We talk about VPNs (virtual private networks) a lot and how important they are to information security. But we rarely discuss how they work or what they’re doing. So today, we’re going to dive in a little deeper and attempt to visualize the process to get a better understanding of why we all should use VPNs, especially on public networks. VPNs For Beginners VPNs are subscription-based services that encrypt your

How To Secure Your Wifi Router

How to Secure Your Wifi Router- #CyberWednesday Hello, friends! Greetings for the day. As we have been talking about pushing up digital security in our previous articles, today we will be continuing the genre by taking up ‘Steps to Secure Your Wifi Router‘ or ‘Securing Your home/office Wireless Network ‘ for today’s topic. We are currently living in an era where WiFi networks are being used extensively to connect to the

Science & Tech: The Key to National Development- Dr Ogbonnaya Onu

Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minster of Science and Technology says Science and Technology is key to national development. Onu represented by Mr Taiye Akinyemi, the Ministry’s Director of Media, said this at the 1st Annual Lecture and Award Night organised by the Leadership Scorecard in Abuja on Wednesday. The annual lecture has the theme: “Recession in Nigeria: The Way Forward’’. According to the minister, science and technology has not been given

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