WhatsApp is said to roll out a new feature called Suspicious Link Detection to tackle fake news on the platform. According to a report on WABetaInfo, the feature will allow its users to detect if a received link has some suspicious content - warning the recipients before they attempt to open...
Internet connectivity has become quite ubiquitous, connecting a large part of the world’s population to each other. However, despite the massive advantages it brings to the table, it's still a metaphorical wilderness where your information is always in danger of being stolen by hackers. Not only that, but there...
The GSMA has announced that global mobile operators including AT&T, China Mobile, China Telecom, China Unicom, Deutsche Telekom, Etisalat, KDDI, LG Uplus, Orange, Telefónica, Telenor Group, Telia, Turkcell, Vodafone Group, and Zain have committed to adopt and implement the GSMA IoT Security Guidelines. The guidelines outline best practice and recommendations for...
Whether it is the matter if buying grocery, payment of utility bills or any other financial transactions, our most of the tasks are online and can be done quickly and more conveniently even without leaving a favorite space like bedroom, office or classroom. But, cyber security issues like data...
Technology has been leading our life for a while now, though it has made life easier and sorted than ever before along with that there are other big challenges coming up with it. Tons of information is present on the online platforms, which is essentials more precious than gems...
We are living in the internet age where kids don’t visit the library to get their questions answered but, they go online to search via Google. They often use their internet connections to communicate with their teachers and class fellows via emails and other social media apps. However, there...
The World Bank Group (WBG), the National Information Technology Authority Uganda (NITA-U), the East African Community (EAC) and the Government of Israel are pleased to announce the launching of the “East Africa Cybersecurity Clinic,” a regional event scheduled to take place at the Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort &...
A lot of information is shared over the Internet, making it difficult to maintain online privacy. This, coupled with the fact that corporations, cyber-criminals, and governments are always attempting to get access information about Internet users, has heralded various myths about Internet privacy. Here are the most common Internet...
The European Commission on Thursday called on Facebook to "cooperate fully" with investigators into the scandal over the harvesting of personal data of millions of users which were then shared with the British political consultancy, Cambridge Analytica. Facebook has admitted up to 2.7 million people in the EU may have...
Alibaba's Founder; Jack Ma on Monday urged Facebook to resolve its data privacy problems, a day before the social media giant's Founder and CEO; Mark Zuckerberg, was due to appear at US congressional hearings. Ma, speaking at the Boao Forum for Asia in China's southern Hainan province, was asked about privacy issues that...