NoGoFallMaga Releases Free eBook snippet to mark 2020 Safer Internet Day

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To commemorate the 2020 Safer Internet Day, Cybersafe Foundation is pleased to release for free downloads, a snippet of Africa’s first storified Cybersecurity awareness publication, #NoGoFallMaga: The Handbook. The handbook, which is...
cybercrime fight in Ghana

Israel to help fight cybercrime in Ghana

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The Ministry of Communications through the Communications Minister, Hon. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has signed memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with Israel’s National Security Directorate to join forces in fighting cybercrime in Ghana and Israel. The...
two-step verification on whatsapp

This is how to set up two-step verification on WhatsApp

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Security on mobile devices is frequently under attack these days and these attacks are usually done through third-party applications. A high profile example is the recent revelation of the world’s richest...
Privacy should be your concern in the age of surveillance: 3 Counter measures

Privacy should be your concern in the age of surveillance: 3 Counter measures

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What would you do if I came up to you and requested that you give me your biometric data in exchange for a few thousands of Ghanaian Cedis, and dinner? You'd...
Best free firewall software for Windows 10

Best free firewall software for Windows 10

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For the uninitiated, a firewall is a software that bars people from entering a computer system illegally and stealing information or causing damage. Listed here are some of the best free...
cyber threats predictions for 2020

5 cyber threats predictions for 2020

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As technology keeps advancing so do illegal activities that utilize it. Over the last few years, there have been a number of cyber-attacks on companies and even governments. As we are...
ways to protect yourself and your family from cyber criminals

7 ways to protect yourself and your family from cybercriminals

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Cybercrime is going to be a global issue always as technology has become a core part of our daily lives. One truth is what we put on the internet, especially on...
Things that may be slowing your VPN speed

These are the things that may be slowing your VPN speed

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VPNs are one of the ways people browse the internet anonymously, thus, it is a layer of security. Well, VPNs are good but there are a couple of things that could...
Google drops Instagram stalker app Ghosty from Play Store

Google drops Instagram stalker app Ghosty from Play Store

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Google has removed an app called Ghosty from its app marketplace. This Ghosty app is what we call an Instagram stalker. What it does was to give users access to view...
SpearHead joins Zerofox for social media security

SpearHead Networks joins Zerofox for social media security

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SpearHead Networks, an ICT security training and next-generation threat driven solutions provider in Ghana, has joined Zerofox, a cyber-security company based in Baltimore, Maryland, for a seminar in Accra. The meeting...
How to enable DNS-over-HTTPS in your browser

How to quickly enable DNS-over-HTTPS in your browser

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This is a quick guide to adding another layer of security for your online activities. For those who don’t know what DNS-over-HTTPS does, it simply prevents ISP’s from seeing what DNS...
Spearhead Networks and Thycotic join hands to provide cyber-security in Ghana

Spearhead Networks and Thycotic join hands to provide cyber-security in Ghana

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Cyber-security in Ghana is about to get beefed up from now as the government is instituting the Ghana Cyber Security Authority. Private companies have also joined in the fight against cybercrime...
sharing inappropriate content online to be punishable by law

Ghana will criminalise inappropriate content on the internet soon

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The country is preparing to punish, by law, people who post and share inappropriate content on social media, according to the Minister of Communications, Min. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful. The Minister has said soon...
UC Browser Android users at risk

UC Browser Android users at risk!

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A recent report has revealed that UC browser has gone ahead to violate policies of Google Play Store and in the process put the users of the Android version at risk. The...
Ghanaians register SIM cards

Ghanaians to re-register SIM cards by June next year

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Ghanaians have to been asked to re-register SIM cards from January next year to June 2020. After the scheduled date, all currently-activated SIM cards that don’t re-register are going to be...
New Android Zero-Day vulnerability

New Android Zero-Day vulnerability found: Check out the affected smartphones

A new Android zero-day vulnerability that allows hackers to gain unauthorized access to various Android smartphones has been discovered by Google's Project Zero team. If you are using Android phones from companies...
Stream Live Sports

Illegally streaming live sports: It’s free for a reason?

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The world’s biggest soccer leagues the Premier League, Serie A and La Liga are underway along with the Champions League and the IAAF World Championship in Doha. For some sports fans,...

How to prevent email trackers from tracking your emails

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Do you wish to prevent email trackers from tracking your emails? Maybe you should. There is one thing about those marketing emails (those that’d be always advertising to you) that many...
GIFEC anti-extremist ICT programme in the Western Region

GIFEC is organising ICT programme in the Western Region

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The Ghana Investment Fund for Electronic Communications (GIFEC) is organising an ICT training programme for people in the Amenfi West Municipality in the Western Region. GIFEC is organising this programme with the...
Some Common Online Security Myths Busted

Some common online security myths busted

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When it comes to cybersecurity, just about everyone understands that there are dangers to be faced online. So, we install antivirus software, are careful about what we download online, and set...