NetGuardians, renowned for its enterprise risk platform for combatting financial fraud, has announced that BANK OF AFRICA, a pan-African bank present in 31 countries worldwide, 20 of them being in Africa, will use NetGuardians’ fraud prevention software to further safeguard its assets and branches in Morocco...

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has assured its stakeholders and the general public of its collaboration to check the risk of rising cyberattacks within the Nigeria cyberspace. CBN director of Payments System Management Department, Mr. Musa Jimoh, made the announcement whilst speaking at the annual Information...

At least 16 African banks, financial services, and telecommunication companies have been identified as victims of the French-speaking threat group OPERA1ER, which has stolen at least $11 million since 2018. A report from Group-IB explains it has been tracking OPERA1ER's activities since 2019. The researchers reported OPERA1ER has...

Microsoft has announced at the US-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington DC plans to deepen its work and scale commitments to providing digital connectivity and skills building in Africa. Teresa Hutson, corporate vice-president of technology and corporate responsibility at Microsoft said the company is expanding its Airband Initiative through new...