Amid calls for regional harmonisation of cyber-crime laws, the government of Kenya is proceeding with the passage of a bill to address the growing problem of cyber-crime.
Offence-in-depth approach likely to fight cyber-criminals exploiting the BEC/BES amid increasing attacks from west Africa, says research.
African banks and telcos are seeking partnership approaches to curb threats of mobile banking malware.
Uganda signed a memorandum of Understanding with the government of Malawi aimed at increasing collaboration to fight cybercrime.
The cyber-security threat landscape in Africa is littered with the same vulnerabilities and threats as faced in Europe, but the regulatory and services infrastructure is lagging behind.