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Zimbabwe cabinet approves cyber crime, cyber security bill

Thursday 10 October 2019 | 12:28 CET | News
The Zimbabwean Cabinet has considered and approved the Cyber Crime, Cyber Security and Data Protection Bill. Information Minister Monica Mutsvangwa said the bill seeks to combat cybercrime and increase cyber security in order to build confidence and trust in the secure use of information communication technologies. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: POTRAZ
Countries: Zimbabwe
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