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Cybersecurity, Scam & Cybercrime Awareness

4 Common Cryptocurrency Scams and How to Avoid Them

4 Common Cryptocurrency Scams and How to Avoid Them

20 May 2022
  1. Imposter Websites: You may be following a solid tip from someone with a lot of expertise but still become a victim by accidently visiting a fake website. There's a surprising number of websites that have been set up to resemble original, valid startup companies. If there isn't a small lock icon indicating security near the URL bar and no "https" in the site address think twice.
The importance of Software Updates

The importance of Software Updates

19 May 2022

Software updates are essential to not only keeping your digital devices running smoothly, but also for protecting you against cyber-attacks, malware, and other security holes.

Password managers: how they help you remember multiple unique passwords

Password managers: how they help you remember multiple unique passwords

05 October 2021

There has been a lot of advice on the use of strong passwords, one of which includes the use of long and unique passwords for different accounts. Using long and unique passwords is great, but remembering them for each account sometimes becomes challenging especially when there are so many different accounts ranging from social media accounts to banking applications to email apps, etc.

How to Create Strong Passwords

How to Create Strong Passwords

05 October 2021

A strong password is your first line of defense against intruders and imposters.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month October 2021

National Cyber Security Awareness Month October 2021

04 October 2021

Scamwatch Nigeria joins the rest of the world to raise awareness on Cyber Threats. During this year's Cybersecurity Month, promoting online security among citizens.

Instagram Announces "Security Checkup" feature to help users recover hacked account

Instagram Announces "Security Checkup" feature to help users recover hacked account

17 July 2021

Instagram has introduced a new "Security Checkup" feature that aims to keep accounts safe and help users—whose accounts may have been compromised—to recover them

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