Security

COVID-19: Check Point warns of suspicious Zoom domains

Researchers have seen a spike in 'Zoom' domains registered over the last week.
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Tuesday

Uganda: Chinese nationals plead guilty to telecoms crimes

Offences include illegal possession of approximately 2000 SIM cards.
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Coronavirus-themed security attacks on the rise

Cybercriminals aren't guided by the same moral compass as the rest of humanity says Indi Siriniwasa, Vice President at Trend Micro Sub-Saharan Africa.
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Zimbabwe start-up hub shuts down

Move to curb spread of COVID-19 as country records three new cases that have tested positive.
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Cyber security training taking strain in Kenya

Limited resources, costs and lack of skills hampering efforts to curb increasingly sophisticated cybercrime.
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10 Mar

Ethiopia’s internet shutdown triggers response

Human Rights Watch lobbies the country’s authorities over two-month long shutdown of communications, online services.
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The importance of next-generation firewalls

cyber security risks have evolved to become more sophisticated and increasingly pervasive - hence the need for next-generation firewalls (NGFWs).
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French help power up Cameroon's Silicon Mountain

Power outages, internet shutdowns and armed conflict among several challenges to local start-up ecosystem.
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Kenya's High Court maintains controversial cybercrime law

Act is constitutional, including 26 contested sections, according to Judge.
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Africa still too trusting of email communication

KnowBe4 says most users are not aware of how cyber criminals operate and the tools that they use.
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Feb 18, 2020

Murder mystery haunts Vodacom in Lesotho

The telco reportedly falls out of favour with prime minister Thomas Thabane's government after sharing his call records in a murder investigation.
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Ethiopia enacts strict social media and fake news law

Critics have branded the new law 'harsh' and feel it could undermine freedom of speech in the country.
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Feb 14, 2020

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Country's Reserve Bank introduces new regulations finalised in October 2019.