MENU

Security
Category Archive

Americans fall prey to Nigeria scammers

February 4, 2019 • Featured, Finance & Banks, Security, Software, TechnologyComments (0)

from EMEKA OKONKWO in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA – NIGERIA’S anti-corruption agency has arrested 15 suspects for allegedly swindling American nationals through internet fraud and romance scams. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) arrested the suspects aged between 21 and 35 years during a raid in the city of Ibadan in the inland

Read More

Cybercrime: EMEA endures most vulnerable period

January 30, 2019 • Breaking, Companies, Editors Note, Exclusive, Featured, Finance & Banks, Internet Banking, Mobile Banking, News, Security, Software, TechnologyComments (0)

JOHANNESBURG – BUSINESSES in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) have been urged to be vigilant in the middle of a surge phishing  attacks. Fraud incidents between October and January jump over 50 percent compared to the annual average. F5

Piracy rears ugly head again after Tuku demise

January 30, 2019 • Breaking, Business Intelligence, Editors Note, Events, Exclusive, Featured, Finance & Banks, Finance and Banking, News, Security, Software, TechnologyComments (0)

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South Africa JOHANNESBURG – ONE man’s death can be another man’s ticket to riches. The death of legendary Zimbabwean musician, Oliver Mtukudzi, and music pirates cashing in on his demise by selling

Nigeria’s ‘Yahoo boys’ arraigned for fraud

December 14, 2018 • Featured, Finance & Banks, Finance and Banking, News, Security, Software, TechnologyComments (0)

from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – SOME 24 Nigerian university students have appeared in court for alleged involvement in cyber crime. This follows their recent arrest for allegedly obtaining money by false pretence through fraudelent