Telegram: New channel of choice for conducting cybercrime

May 31, 2018 9:41 am4 comments
Telegram: New channel of choice for conducting cybercrime

by CHECKPOINT The Dark Web is a hive of illicit activity. From illegal guns and drug dealing to the Ransomware-as-a-Service programs buyers and sellers can use this medium to trade and exchange both knowledge and products. The take-down of such Dark Web market places, Hansa Market and Alpha Bay, by […]

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Kenya bearing biggest brunt of cyber criminals

May 8, 2018 5:54 am0 comments
Kenya bearing biggest brunt of cyber criminals

from MARIA MACHARIA in Nairobi, Kenya NAIROBI – THE millions of cyber attacks occurring yearly across the continent are a cause for concern, particularly for Africa’s larger economies such as Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa. Kenya is suffering the worst, having been ranked as the 69th most vulnerable country in the […]

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Cyber spies targetting Middle East, North Africa

April 13, 2018 9:21 am0 comments
Cyber spies targetting Middle East, North Africa

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A GLOBAL security company has uncovered a new cyber-espionage campaign attributed to the continuously developing tensions in the Middle East and North Africa. Kaspersky Lab unearthed the Operation Parliament, which it said was targeting high profile organisations from around the world with a focus […]

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