Dolapo is at Nasir’s office, giving them a talk about password safety. Many of Nasir’s co-workers have admitted either forgetting their passwords or even having their accounts hacked. So Dolapo is telling them about Password Managers.
Chidinma works in an NGO and needs to print some confidential data for internal use but their printer doesn't work so she prints it out of the office. She printed the data from a flash drive and when finished, deleted the files from the drive, then also from the recycle bin. She thought by emptying the flash drive she had gotten rid of the data. She was wrong.
VPNs, or virtual private networks, are typically used to obfuscate users’ IP addresses and to add a layer of security to Web browsing. They work by routing traffic through a
Today, Chidinma got an anonymous mail from someone who claims to have recorded video and other documents incriminating a top management level staff of AGA. The problem is, the informant doesn’t know of an anonymous way to transfer the files. What should Chidinma recommend? Chidinma can ask the informant to send it using uploadfiles.io.
Nasir needs to call and chat with a source about the recent kidnapping of some school girls and he is very cautious of someone leaking his conversation or knowing who he is. He knows about Whatsapp end to end encryption but even with that someone would be able to identify him. He thought to himself, “What if there is an anonymous end to end encrypted chat” that won’t keep logs?
Chidinma is an activist and she's working from a restaurant today. She needs to put make a post on their Facebook page but she is not aware that her location settings is enabled for Facebook and someone could be tracking her every move.
Dolapo's laptop has been super slow of late and one of the reasons is; She tends to press the 'install later' for all the software and firewall updates that pops up every time she connects to her laptop. Here are some must-do's if she needs to protect her computer and the data on it.
Chidinma's work mate has just had her Facebook account hacked. Someone is posting nude images on her wall. She has deleted them but Chidinma needs to explain to her the best way to protect her browser, so it does not happen again.
Nasir is a correspondent for Dundun Media, which focuses on exposing corrupt practices amongst individuals in government. His laptop crashed and he urgently needs to send in his article for publishing tomorrow. He decides to use a neighbourhood cybercafe but is worried it may not be secure.
Chidinma worries that downloading all of the interesting apps she finds on her two phones also brings with it a high risk of them being infected with malware or spyware of some kind. To put her mind at ease, she does a little research about the incidence of such events.