Africa countries high on cyber attackers’ radar

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AFRICAN companies have been urged to prioritise on security as the continent emerges a prime target for cyber attackers amid the rapid speed of digita...

Cybercrime a major challenge for Kenya businesses

CYBER-SECURITY is still a major issue for business in East Africa’s biggest economy. In fact, according to Africa’s Cybersecurity report, the cost of cyber-attacks in Kenya is approximately US$...
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US, Ghana strengthen ties on cyber security

From RUSSELL ADADEVOH in Accra, Ghana ACCRA, (CAJ News) – GHANA and the United States are facilitating stronger bilateral cooperation on cyber issues. The cooperation includes building governme...

Why cloud is key to unlocking rail industry growth

By NORMAN FRISCH Organisations from across a range of sectors are being disrupted by technology adoption, and the railways are no different. Harnessing the power of cloud computing, coupled with the ...

Africa trails as hackers play the long game

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AN executive has raised concern at the continent lagging behind in putting in place necessary plans to respond to rising cyber attacks. According ...

Scammers’ World Cup campaign unearthed

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A global provider of cybersecurity solutions has identified a phishing campaign linked to the start of the ongoing Federation of International Foo...
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Nigeria, US team up to tackle cybercrime

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is partnering Nigeria’s anti-corruption agencies to fight rampant cybercrime. A ...

Kenya bearing biggest brunt of cyber criminals

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI, (CAJ News) – THE millions of cyber attacks occurring yearly across the continent are a cause for concern, particularly for Africa’s larger e...

Suspects nabbed for scandalous Nigeria exams

From EMEKA OKONKWO  ABUJA, (CAJ News) – FOUR suspects have been arrested following one of the most controversial tertiary examinations in Nigeria. The West African Senior School Certificate Exa...
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Nigeria Defence to unveil cyber security strategy

From EMEKA OKONKWO  ABUJA, (CAJ News) – THE Nigerian Defence is strengthening its response to the increasing incidences of cyber attacks locally and around the globe. Director of Defence Inform...