Nigeria nabs 140 cyber crooks

December 17, 2020 7:23 am0 comments
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – SEVEN girls said to be girlfriends of suspects are among some 140 people arrested for cyber crime in Nigeria in the past three months. However, the girls were immediately released after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) established that they were not […]

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Cyber cons exploit COVID-19 to plunder

December 16, 2020 12:08 pm0 comments
Cyber security

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – ATTACKS on remote desktop protocols (RDP) in South Africa grew by 220 percent, reaching 22,8 million violations in 2020. The surge is attributed to a worldwide shift to relying on digital platforms and tools to work and carry out other aspects of lives over the past […]

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MTN winning the war against vandals

December 15, 2020 8:59 am0 comments
Battery  theft

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – NO less than 240 people have been arrested and over 1 200 batteries recovered during a crackdown on criminals targeting MTN South Africa equipment. The mobile network operator attributed this to the implementation of a new 360 Plan Security Model. MTN said this to a 49-percent […]

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