Cyber security

Brazilian banking malware goes global, now targeting smartphone users

Brazilian banking malware goes global, now targeting smartphone users

A banking trojan is targeting mobile app users in Brazil – and researchers warn that its operator has big plans to expand abroad. A new banking trojan has been discovered targeting Android users, with the capabilities to spy on 153 mobile apps from various banks, cryptocurrencies and exchanges. Researchers describe the banking trojan, called Ghimob, […]
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How to check if your Android of iPhone device is fake in Kenya

How to check if your Android or iPhone device is fake in Kenya

There are numerous cellphone manufacturers producing counterfeit or copies of mobile phones which usually appear very genuine but are of very low quality. You should only buy a phone made by a trusted manufacturer and ensure that you check the phone’s specific model number, available colours, features, what software and hardware come included and if […]
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OKash, Opesa loan apps accused of violating Google Play policies

OKash, Opesa loan apps accused of violating Google Play policies

The browser market sees heavy dominance from Google Chrome across the board, much to the detriment of other browsers and the underlying competition in the market. This dominance and the declining user base has forced several browser entities to explore alternative models of revenue. Opera, which has a browser market share of 2.28% as of December […]
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Dimension Data revamps its Threat Intelligence Centre

Dimension Data has enhanced its Threat Intelligence Centre services with new capabilities that aim to empower business enterprises with data-driven automation, incident response and improved security operations. The enhanced capabilities will enable organizations to collect data about security threats from multiple sources and respond to them with limited human assistance. The Threat Intelligence Center integrates existing […]
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Strathmore University Joins the Fortinet Security Academy Program to Address the Cybersecurity Skills Gap in Kenya

Strathmore University partners with Fortinet Security Academy  to develop cybersecurity talent in Kenya

Strathmore University today announced it has collaborated with Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, to develop cybersecurity talent and help close the skills gap. Through Strathmore University’s Centre @iLabAfrica, which spearheads Research and Innovation, is the first academic institution in Kenya to join the Security Academy Program, part of Fortinet’s […]
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