𝐂𝐘𝐁𝐄𝐑 𝐒𝐄𝐂𝐔𝐑𝐈𝐓𝐘 𝐒𝐄𝐌𝐈𝐍𝐀𝐑
The National Computer & Cyber Crimes Coordination Committee (NC4) and the Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands held a Cyber Security Seminar at the International Peace Support Training Centre Karen on Thursday 29 April 2022.
The one-day seminar delved into cyber security as an emerging challenge to Peace Support Operations. The seminar targeted 31 employees from; the Ministry of Interior & Coordination, Independent Electoral &Boundaries Commission,Office of the Director of Public Prosecution, Kenya Institute for Public Policy Research and Analysis, Kenya Network Information Centre, Kenya Power and Lightning Company, National Police Service, Ministry of Information Communication & Technology and NC4.
The emerging trends in cyber security such as data-manipulation attacks and the need to control information can be weaponized to undermine situational awareness and security intelligence.
They covered areas of; Risk Analysis & Risk Based Approaches, Required capacities, Kenyan Approach to Cyber Security and Digital Vulnerability in the financial sector.
In attendance was Netherlands Defence Attaché to Kenya Col Nils Rienks, Deputy Ambassador Netherlands to Kenya Joris van Bommel, Chair NC4 Mr. Mutiso and Lt Col James Mwasaru.