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Survey: Users think ‘over-the-counter’ safer than Internet banking

A survey conducted by Kaspersky Lab and B2B International has revealed that 46% of Internet users believe traditional over-the-counter banking is safer than banking online. The survey shows that 49% of the Internet users surveyed feel vulnerable when making financial transactions online. Moreover, 54% reported they believe making payments offline is more reliable than online […]

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EFCC: How to spot scam Internet love affairs

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has recorded a spate of convictions of scammers, who use the Internet for their advance fee frauds, online banking fraud and other scam activities. But the EFCC says that whether online or in the real world, scam activities share common traits that we must always watch out for. […]

MTN Nigeria data protection shifts into top gear, incoming CEO says

419: Be wary if your banker calls to update your online banking details

The next time anyone claiming to a bank official asking you to update your banking information, you need to be wary. A case being prosecuted by the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has show this to be one of the new methods being used by con men, popularly called 419ers, to defraud bank customers […]

MTN Nigeria data protection shifts into top gear, incoming CEO says

One-in-three users careless during online transactions, survey says

Nearly a third of users are careless when making online transactions, which puts their financials at risk and poses problems for banks and e-payment systems if they have to refund their clients’ losses, according to a new survey. [su_quote]Yet 31 percent of survey respondents admitted they paid little attention to the security levels of the websites […]

MTN Nigeria data protection shifts into top gear, incoming CEO says