Former Uber head of security found guilty of concealing data breach

Uber’s former Chief Security Officer (CSO) Joseph Sullivan has been convicted by a federal jury of covering up a data breach that affected the company in 2016 and saw millions of customer and driver records stolen. Sullivan was charged by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for interfering in investigations being conducted by the commission […]

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Palmpay launches new security campaign

PalmPay, a Nigerian fintech startup, has launched a new payment security campaign to increase customer payment and cyber security awareness. PalmPay’s managing director, Chika Nwosu, confirmed the new development in a media release obtained by Ripples Nigeria on Monday. The fintech is a digital payment platform that aims to increase financial inclusion and improve customer […]

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Multichoice and others fined for televising BBC documentary

The Nigerian Broadcasting Commission (NBC) fined Multichoice Nigeria Ltd, owners of DSTV, TelCom Satellite Limited (TSTV), NTA-Startimes Limited, and local station Trust TV a hefty sum of five million Naira each for airing the BBC African Eye documentary, “Bandit Warlords of Zamfara”. The documentary discloses the secrets underlying most bandit attacks in the state. The […]

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