The Star (Nairobi)

20 November 2012

Kenya: Identities for Internet Users

A master plan geared toward streamlining internet security in the country through the establishment of key infrastructure to enforce cyber security is ... ( Resource: Kenya Steps Up Battle on Cyber Crime

It will be easier to trace cyber criminals in future. The government will soon launch a recently procured public key infrastructure which allocates virtual identities to internet users. Information PS Bitange Ndemo says the government wants to stop rising cases of cyber crime.

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