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NICTA to bring in cyber-crime experts

The National Information and Communications Technology Authority (NICTA) will be bringing in cyber-crime experts to train local law enforcement agencies in the country, according to The National (16 June 2017). NICTA CEO Charles Punaha said...

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Telikom PNG’s fibre link expected to be restored by end of June

Telikom PNG’s PPC-1 fiber link in Madang is expected to be restored by the end of the month. According to a media release by the communications company, restoration of the link is expected by...

Telikom PNG rolling out FTTH broadband in NCD

FTTH broadband rollout Telikom PNG is rolling out its Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) broadband services at the Islander Village in the National Capital District (NCD) after residents applied for it, Post Courier reports. According to Telikom...

Police call for social media users to fill void

Papua New Guinea’s Police Commissioner, Gari Baki, has called on social media users to become reliable sources of information in areas where there is no security presence during the elections, The National reports. Commissioner...

WikiLeaks reveal alleged CIA malware tools

Whistle-blower site WikiLeaks has released documents purportedly revealing the Central Intelligence Agency’s (CIA) malware tools which purportedly have the capability to remotely spy on anyone using a smart television and the ability to bypass...

Hyperloop to feature at CONEXPOCONAGG 2017

Hyperloop One (H1) will be featured in the world’s largest construction expo CONEXPOCONAGG 2017 which will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada, from March 8 – 12. According to the event’s website, Wayne Rapp,...

Uber CEO gets into heated argument with Uber Black driver

The CEO of Uber, Travis Kalanick, has reportedly been captured on a dash cam video in a heated argument with an Uber Black driver. The video, released by Bloomberg, shows Kalanick arguing with the...

Cloudflare Users, It’s Time to Change Passwords

A bug in content distributor Cloudflare’s code has been discovered by a Google engineer. The company maintains that the bug has not been exploited. However, users of the company’s services should take precautionary safety...

Yahoo faces probe by US SEC over cyber breach

Yahoo is facing a probe by the United States (US) Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding a previously disclosed cyber breach. According to Reuters, the SEC is investigating whether two massive cyber breaches should...

Microsoft’s spam irks Windows 10 users

Microsoft’s aggressive marketing strategy on Windows 10 has irked users. According to TechTimes, the OS has been spamming users to install Microsoft’s Personal Shopping Assistant add-on to their Google Chrome browser. The extension is...

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