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Silex Secure has added a value to cyber security community, enthusiast by developing it first Defense CTF ISO. The company which is so much passionate about cyber security in Africa has proved its commitment to contributing its quota in the development of cyber security in the continent.
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 Nsikak Joseph Nelson, CEO Silex Secure.
In Africa, increased access to the internet has led to a rise in the number of websites being developed for businesses, NGOs, government departments and the like.However there has been a corresponding rise in the rate of Cyber-crime in Africa. Instead of defacing physical properties, African cyber criminals have taken to defacing the websites of businesses and government establishments.
Over the years, the Nigeria government has been unable to secure its official websites, thus raising questions over claims by the government that it had mounted efforts to reduce the growing threat of violation of its digital presence.
Mr. Olusegun Emmanuel Deji is the Chairman of Centrex Ethical Lab, a comprehensive solutions ICT company. He spoke with Ojo M. Maduekwe about the gains and challenges in the ICT sector. Excerpts: At the recent World Cyber Security Conference held in Abuja, cybercrime was described as a “latent threat to national security and economic development.
In view of the contract awarded Elbit Systems by the federal government, Ojo Madueke inquired from cyber intelligence experts if there is no other way of spying on terrorist activities in Nigeria than monitoring phone conversations and reading our private email messages.