Kenya Loses 2 Billion Shillings Annually Due To Cyber Crime

Despite the formation of the Communications Authority of Kenya's National Computer Incident Response Team/Coordination Centre (KE_CIRT/CC) in 2012, and the development of a national cyber security strategy in 2014, Kenya continues to lose an estimated Shs 2 billion shillings (US$ 19 million) yearly to cybercrime, a report…

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The Birthday Paradox and How It Is Applied To Hacking Passwords

If you keep tabs on birthday notifications on Facebook, you’ll realize that there are several friends of yours who share a birthday. If so, what are the chances of two randomly chosen friends having the same birthday? This is a well-studied problem in statistics known as the Birthday Problem.…

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