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Google is 23 years old today

Google is 23 years old today and it celebrating it with an animated homepage Doodle that features a chocolate frosted cake. It is said that one chance encounter can change the course of your life. In Google’s case, a chance encounter between two computer scientists changed the course of the Internet and the lives of …

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NATIONAL IT PROFESSIONALS DAY

Started by SolarWinds in 2015. Held annually on the third Tuesday in September. National IT Professionals Day celebrates the information technology experts who keep the wheels of business turning. It is an all-encompassing holiday honoring all IT Professionals, no matter their discipline. Examples of those honored include network engineers, database administrators, system administrators, developers, IT …

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Do you own an Apple device? Update it right now

Apple has released a critical software patch to repair a security vulnerability after researchers discovered a security flaw that would allow hackers to infect your Apple devices even if you do nothing, and don’t click on a link. The zero-day attack was discovered by the researchers at the Citizen Lab. The Citizen Lab said the …

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Facebook Launches War against Fake News Campaign in Nigeria

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Facebook has launched an educational campaign tagged #NoFalseNewsZone in Nigeria, aimed at helping people identify false news and educate them on ways to minimize its spread. This is a product partnership by Facebook, Big Cabal Media, and the Comic Republic, to boost the fight against the spread of fake news Facebook Corporate Communications Manager for …

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FG Shuts Down All Telecom Network in Zamafara State for 2 Weeks

The Nigerian government has ordered all telecom operators to shut down their networks in Zamfara State. Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission in a letter to all telecom operators on Friday said the action was one of the strategies taken by security operatives in curbing banditry ravaging the state. The …

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Windows 11 roll-out for new and existing PCs October 5, Microsoft announces

It is no longer news that Windows 11 is here to stay. Microsoft has announced that Windows 11 will launch on October 5, 2021, on existing PCs that are eligible for Windows 11 and be on sale for new PCs with Windows 11 pre-installed. There are a few things to note about the Windows 11 rollout. …

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Glo Launches Glo TV, Your One-Stop Point for Entertainment

Globacom has launch Glo TV to promote all-around entertainment to its subscribers. GLO-TV enables you to watch live TV and films on demand from your mobile devices or smartphones. You will get to watch popular Nollywood, Bollywood, and Hollywood movies International TV stations, and lots more.In a statement issued by Glo, it says: “We are confident that …

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T-Mobile Data Breach, Over 40 Million People Affected

A cyberattack on T-Mobile has exposed the information of over 40 million people. In a statement issued by the organization, that it had been investigating the data breach since last week when it was “informed of claims made in an online forum that a bad actor had compromised T-Mobile systems.” The company said the stolen files …

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What is OWASP?

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a non-profit organization focused on improving the safety of software. It was founded in 2001 by Mark Curphey. OWASP features a range of tools it uses, methodologies, and libraries to see web application security to seek out security vulnerabilities in web applications. They even have documentation guidelines …

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