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Sophos Acquires Braintrace to Boost Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem


Sophos says this provides Visibility into Suspicious Network Traffic Patterns, Adding Novel Threat Intelligence to Sophos’ Fast-Growing Managed Threat Response (MTR) and Rapid Response Services, Extended Detection and Response (XDR) Technology and Data Lake IT News Nigeria: Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today announced that it has acquired Braintrace, further enhancing Sophos’ Adaptive Cybersecurity Ecosystem with Braintrace’s proprietary Network ...

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Cyber Crime: The Greatest Challenge to Nigerian Youth in Digital Age!!!

Cyber Crime

Cyber Crime: OPINION By Rotimi Onadipe: Cyber crime is a crime perpetrated through electronic communication network, particularly the internet. This menace is very rampant among youths within the age of fourteen to twenty-one and it had done incalculable damage to the image of Nigeria. Cyber crime can be perpetrated through many ways e.g. phone calls, internet calls, sending of scam ...

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President Buhari’s “threat tweet” is missing; But Twitter says it didn’t violate rules

Twitter has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s “threat” tweet does not violate its rule but the tweet is missing on the President’s @Mbuhari handle. IT News Nigeria: IT News Nigeria is not sure who deleted the update that set Twitter on fire yesterday through today. IT NEWS Checks showed that the Tweet: Many of those misbehaving today are too young to ...

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Be wary of new IGVM Ransomware – NITDA urges internet users

NITDA says IGVM, a file-encrypting Ransomware infection that restricts access to data by encrypting files with the “igvm” extension. It attempts to extort money from victims by requesting for “ransom”, in the form of Bitcoin cryptocurrency in exchange for access to data IT News Nigeria: The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) advises Nigerians to be wary of IGVM, a ...

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Iran unwraps new ‘Gaza’ drone with new capability


Iran has unveiled a new drone named ‘GAZA’ plus other defense capabilities including the ‘Quds’ radar system, and a surface-to-air missile system dubbed ‘9-Day’ with over 2000 km range and that includes Israel IT News Nigeria: on Friday, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), in the presence of Commander-in-Chief Major General Hossein Salami, unveiled three new military hardware conceived and ...

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Fears as Chinese rocket may plunge Abuja, others

Chinese rocket

Scientists have announced Saturday that debris from a Chinese rocket is expected to plunge through the earth’s atmosphere this weekend and it could land anywhere including Abuja.. NBC News reports that there is a tiny chance that the scattered pieces of the rocket could hit Abuja, Beijing, New York, Los Angeles, Madrid, or Rio de Janeiro. They also added that it ...

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Anger, disquiet as Pantami reject new calls to quit


There are anger and disquiet online as Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami refused to resign despite reported links to religious extremists. Pantami has been accused of using his privileged education sow hatred and incite killings in Nigeria as calls for him to quit mounts including leading new media. THE NATION said “Pantami used his ...

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Any country threatening Russia will ‘regret their actions like never before – Vladimir Putin says in stern warning to the West

Vladimir Putin sternly warned that any country threatening Russia security will “regret their actions like they have never regretted anything before.” IT News Nigeria: Russian President Vladimir Putin has said today that individuals or nations stoking Russia will “regret their actions like they have never regretted anything before.” Putin revealed this in Moscow, adding that some countries have made a ...

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FirstBank announces webinar on Information Security for …


FirstBank says it is convening webinar to promote information security for businesses in today’s digital age IT News Nigeria: First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced a webinar to sensitise individuals and businesses with useful information on being protected in today’s digital age.  A release Wednesday also added the virtual event is scheduled to hold by noon on Friday, 16 ...

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