Weaponized information seeks a new target on the Internet

The Russian attacks on the 2016 U.S. presidential election and the country’s continuing election-related hacking have happened across all three dimensions of cyberspace – physical, informational and cognitive. The first two are well-known: For years, hackers have exploited hardware and software flaws to gain unauthorized access to computers and…

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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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