Several Kenyan government and public service websites were hacked early this year rendering services unavailable. According to the Communications Authority of Kenya, cyber-attacks in Kenya increased by 167% from October to December 2018. This cybersecurity firm Serianu Ltd says cost the Kenyan economy about 29.5B KSH [286M USD]. The firm Read More
Microsoft has released its 2018 Security Intelligence Report (SIR), the 24th in its volume. Analysis of over 6.5 trillion daily threat signals highlight a 73 percent global decline in malware encounters. It however noticed a rise in crypto mining malware.
From the report, Ethiopia and Cameroon ranked among Read More
Ghana to sign Paris Call for Trust & Security in Cyberspace Declaration towards achieving Microsoft's Digital Peace Call
Ghana's president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo announced Ghana will sign the Paris Call for Trust & Security in Cyberspace declaration.
Ghana joins 56 other countries and 420 organizations and companies on developing common Read More
We look at how to protect yourself from Tech Support and Online Scams as we celebrate Cybersecurity Awareness month
A recent Microsoft study from 16 countries shows that less people are now susceptible to tech support and online scams. Another reveals millennials between the ages of 18 and 34 are exposed Read More
Microsoft holds Chief Security Officer (CSO) Executive Series themed "Think like a hacker" targeted at security experts in Accra.
The CSO Executive Series targeted at IT admins and security officers of companies was led by Greg Tworek. Greg is the director of CQURE and also a trainer at CQUREAcademy where they help Read More
Join Scott Guthrie and James Staten for Microsoft Tech Summit Middle East and Africa and discover how Microsoft’s enterprise cloud solutions can help you stay competitive in today’s digital transformation landscape.
Tech Summit is a free, two-day technical training event for IT professionals and developers with experts who build the cloud Read More
In designing Windows 10 the Microsoft OS team had making computing very personal for the end user says Corporate Vice President, Operating Systems Group at Microsoft Joe Belfiore and as such are introducing like some of the other already cool features (if you are signed up for the Insiders Program Read More
When you read an email or surf the Internet, you should be wary of scams that try to steal your personal information (identity theft), your money, or both. Many of these scams are known as "phishing scams" because they "fish" for your information.
How to recognize scams?
New scams seem to appear Read More