Cyber crimes on the rise in Kenya, Information PS Joseph Tiambati says

Information Principal Secretary Joseph Tiampati at a past meeting. He has said cyber crimes are on the rise in Kenya. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The crimes were an indication of the vulnerability of systems not only in the country but also in Africa.
  • The Kenya and Computer Crimes Bill aims at sealing the legislative loopholes.

Cyberattacks in the country increased by over 100 per cent last year due to poor detection and lack of capacity to respond to the crime, Principal Secretary Information, Communication and Technology Joseph Tiampati has said.

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