Malawi Mobile Limited loses courtcase.

Malawi Mobile loses court case

US$66.8m lawsuit ruling favours the government.

Thursday, Apr 27th

Security

A new Kaspersky partner program for security services providers

A new Kaspersky partner program for security services providers

Global cybersecurity firm says the offering will help MSPs meet demand for IT security services and attract new customers in SMB markets.

Cybercrime up by 23% in Zambia

Cybercrime up by 23% in Zambia

Finance sector particularly vulnerable to attacks, according to PwC report.

Kenya: US$171m lost to cybercrime in 2016

Kenya: US$171m lost to cybercrime in 2016

Deloitte report ranks East African country as one of the most vulnerable when it comes to cyber security.

Nigerian government refutes wiretap allegations

Nigerian government refutes wiretap allegations

Govt officials vehemently deny claims and describe them as "classic disinformation".

Kenyan publishers launch new system to fight piracy

Kenyan publishers launch new system to fight piracy

Kenyan Publishers Association reveals CHKTAG system to facilitate collaboration between law enforcement agencies and content providers.

UN intervenes again as Cameroon online lockdown continues

UN intervenes again as Cameroon online lockdown continues

Global organisation says it will continue to facilitate dialogue to ensure the internet is restored in the North-West and South-West regions of the country.

Communications Authority of Kenya denies phone spying claims

Communications Authority of Kenya denies phone spying claims

Regulator dismisses concerns authorities may use Device Management System to eavesdrop on mobile subscribers.

IoT, the internet of threats says Fortinet

IoT, the internet of threats says Fortinet

Cyber security solutions firm says globally, CXOs are concerned about threats from digital disruptors, but also about how to protect a potentially complex digital enterprise.

South Africa: State Security Agency has no power to control the internet

South Africa: State Security Agency has no power to control the internet

In an introduction of proposed new draft of the cybercrimes and cybersecurity Bill, govt addresses concerns around the role of the State Security Agency, interception of data and malicious communications, among others.

Calls for Ghana to serve as cybercrime fighting hub

Calls for Ghana to serve as cybercrime fighting hub

Council of Europe makes appeal at global workshop on criminal justice statistics on cybercrime and electronic evidence.

Kenya: official moves to control digital media has watchdogs worried

Kenya: official moves to control digital media has watchdogs worried

Communication Authority takes steps to monitor social media, regulate broadcasting ahead of August general elections.