Kenya Set to have a Data Protection Commissioner

In 2019, Kenya signed into law its Data Protection Act making the count of countries in Africa to have in place a law that protected citizens against data violations 27 according to UNCTAD. Having being in discussion for a number of years, the data protection act was widely discussed and compared to the General data […]

Alternative Virtual Conferencing Platforms

Are you looking for alternative conferencing platforms other than Zoom for either big or small meetings? This blog is going to help you out a lot. Zoom has in the recent past been on the spot light for its many security concerns leading to advisories from governments and organizations. Many people now are looking for […]

Zoom Bombing & Trolls: Virtual Conference Meetings

With the Corona virus pandemic (Covid-19) having limited us to work from home and social distancing viewed as the only way of flattening the curve and reducing the virus infections. We had no alternative but to turn to the Zoom remote conferencing platform to host the Top 50 women in cybersecurity Africa conference. But later […]

Tech & Preservation of Cultural Heritage in Africa

Africa is known for its rich culture and preservation of heritage. But technology has changed the way preservation of this has been done for ages, introducing new challenges to the Museums meant to preserve heritage across the world. Africa Legal Tech Network held a conversation addressing this concerns and what the way forward would be […]

Legal and Tech Infusion

Fast evolving technologies such as Blockchain, AI and cybersecurity have resulted in law firms struggling for talent that understands technology. Law firms are now scouring for attorneys with relevant expertise in cyber and cryptography to advise corporate and government clients when implementing technology, and being able to navigate the nascent case laws. The biggest gap […]

The Silent Call “Wangiri Fraud”

One ring from an international number that you do not recognize that drops immediately. That is a sign that your a victim of the famous Wangiri Fraud. deriving its name from the Japanese, Wangiri means ‘One ring and drop’. The catch is, if the victim return the call, they get to be charged exaggerated call […]

Safer Internet Day 2020 | #SIDAfrica

A global village is what the internet made the world to be. Small in terms of you have access to what you need instantly without much to do and have apart from an internet enabled device. The Internet has made communication very easy and access to information. Everyone nowadays literally is a Netizen. But with […]

Let’s Talk Social Media Security for Business

According to a Cyveillance whitepaper, social media is a phenomenon unprecedented; opening new worlds of opportunities for industries globally with great potential and rewards. This notwithstanding, it also presents numerous challenges and risks. Often-times organizations are faced with a hard time establishing and enforcing effective social media strategies. Kenya, like many other countries, has embraced the ideals […]

CYBERSPEAK LC 2018 REVIEW

CyberSpeak | Learn & Connect is an independent, pan-African, go-to meetup events. Creating time and space to enable learning from experts and practitioners, networking with peers & professionals and connecting within the cyber security industry. The CyberSpeak LC meetups are purposed at core to foster systemic and sustained conversations from promoting awareness, gender diversity in […]