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Firms exposed as cyber sector lacks skilled staff - 12 months ago, 17 Apr 07:25

Abel Muhatia @muh ...

About 88 per cent of cyber threats and attacks were not responded to as at December 2017, latest regulator data shows.

Recorded at 4,589 cases of cyber threats and attacks reported in the October to December 2017 quarter, only 539 threats identified as the most critical were resolved.

This means that Kenyan companies and institutions stand to lose billions of money on cyber attacks as they are exposed to Cyber security risks.

The regulator reported that system misconfiguration, malware attacks and online impersonations were the most experienced threats in the country.

Cases of system misconfiguration that made computers and networks vulnerable and susceptible to cyber attacks were reported to be 187.

Malware attacks were 140, indicating growth of malicious activities through this method. They were followed closely by online impersonations that stood at 104 attributed to the heightened political and electioneering environment during ...
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