Panda Security Identifies Public Service Sector as Target for Cyber-Attack in Latest Whitepaper – “Privacy in Public Administration”

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans PandaLabs, Panda Security’s anti-malware laboratory, has released its latest whitepaper entitled, “Privacy in Public Administration.” The whitepaper details numerous cyber-attacks on specific countries, and how the government sector is becoming a more focused area of attack for cyber-criminals. The full The…

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Tripwire Study: Energy Sector IT Professionals Overconfident in Cyber Security Capabilities as Attacks Increase

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of security and compliance solutions for enterprises and industrial organizations, today announced the results of an extensive study conducted for Tripwire by Dimensional Research. The study evaluated the confidence of IT professionals regarding the The…

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National Guard looks to private sector for cyber expertise

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Hiring workers who wear two hats — civilian cybersecurity professional and National Guard cyber warrior — can be a force multiplier, Col. Shawn Bratton told a Capitol Hill briefing. The Maryland National Guard wants to work with the cybersecurity industry to…

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Home Africa’s Technology News Leader Top Stories The most important technology stories News Technology news categorized » Regions IT news around Africa » Lists The African IT industry ranked Features Taking an in-depth look Events Conferences and Seminars » Companies Company News and Releases Opinion According to the experts Nigeria: Education sector vulnerable to hackers

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The Nigerian education sector embraced online solutions to cater for an improved record management system, e-result checker, and eLearning platform. However, this has led to increased vulnerabilities in portals of universities and other higher institutions of learning. This is according to…

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