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Hackers compromise NGO's email systems

05 August 2015, 18:10Okoro Chinedu

Lagos - The International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has alerted stakeholders to harmful emails that hackers might send them.

Emeka Umeagbalasi, the organisation’s chairperson, said Intersociety’s attention had been drawn to a confirmed malicious email and ICT-harmful attachments sentiments sent to numerous clients.

“It was confirmed last night that our email was hacked with malicious access to its password,” he warned.

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“Always take notice of pattern of our original email-bound messages. We copy and paste our information, before attaching the same message (usually publications). We are deeply sorry for any harm done by cyber criminals, using our email, the official added.

Intersociety was founded in 2008 as a non-profit and non-governmental organization advocating for promotion and sustenance of civil liberties and rule of law, democracy, good governance as well as security and safety in Nigeria.

- CAJ News

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