Posts Tagged ‘cyber-threats’

  • the firm found that two thirds of Nigeria’s Internet users are less concerned about Cyber threats. (image: Shutterstock)

    88% of Nigerians want laws against cyber attacks

    March 17, 2014 • SecurityComments Off

    Centrex Ethical Lab, a Nigerian Cyber security firm, carried out a survey on Nigeria’s Internet Users during Cyber Security Awareness Month in September 2013 in collaboration with eCore Techno Solutions India, TechTelling Nigeria – focused on...

  • Kaspersky Lab (image: A.Penkov /

    2013 sees alarming growth in data threats

    November 21, 2013 • SecurityComments Off

    Kaspersky Lab has presented its review of the landscape of cyber threats. The third quarter of 2013 was a turning point for malware writers specialising in mobile platforms. * In June experts discovered the new Svpeng Trojan, capable of gaining access to a...

  • Targeted attacks can cost companies millions in damages (image: Kaspersky)

    Targeted attacks cost up to $2.4 million in damages

    August 13, 2013 • SecurityComments Off

    A successful targeted attack against a large company can cause damages of up to $2.4 million. This is according to B2B International which, along with Kaspersky Lab, recently conducted the 2013 Global Corporate IT Security Risks survey. Targeted attacks are...

  • 23 Business attitudes to IT Security

    January 8, 2013 • SecurityComments Off

    You are a businessman or an expert responsible for critical decisions related to IT security, but you have a tough schedule. You are hunting for any piece of information that will illuminate the latest trends and facilitate obtaining more expertise in this...