The key to a safe workplace is having effective safety and security policies in place and to communicate these policies to all employees. For Example: Require office visitors to be escorted or to wear identification. Require delivery people to wait in the reception area and to make deliveries at that one location only. • Establish an emergency alert procedure for the receptionist to signal … Continue reading Safety in the Workplace
At least, that’s how long it would take a hacker worth his salt to hack into any Microsoft Windows account – 2 minutes! Very worrisome, isn’t it? Goes to show that anyone that thinks his data is safe just because it is tucked away in his “passworded” Windows account would really need to have a rethink. I will not go through the process of how … Continue reading Hack Windows Password in 2 Minutes
Security breaches rocked 2014. Remember SONY? Yeah!!! Before that, there was WikiLeaks, Bradley manning, and there was Edward Snowden. I am not here to argue the morality of their actions or justify if such information should have been leaked or not….I really could care less. The point I am trying to make though, is the effect it had on the corporations that lost what they … Continue reading WHY DLP?
WHAT: Spear phishing is an e-mail spoofing fraud attempt that targets a specific organization or individual, seeking unauthorized access to confidential data. Spear phishing attempts are not typically initiated by “random hackers”, however spear phishing attacks have the same intent; to steal intellectual property, financial data, trade or military secrets and other confidential data. How: Similar but different from the e-mail messages used in regular … Continue reading Online transaction and Security (cont’d): Spear Phishing
My first encounter with TENECE occurred when I returned for the 2013/2014 academic session at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. As an electronic engineering student I was quick to recognize that my school’s website had been revamped, the Wi-Fi hotspot was resuscitated, and the online course registration was free from the recurring errors it was prone to. Since then I looked forward to finding out … Continue reading LIFE AS A TENECE INTERN