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Arthur Gwagwa

Strathmore University (CIPIT)
Senior Research Fellow
Kenya
Arthur is currently working on a project funded by the Open Technology Fund. The project will detect, document, and analyze current and emerging cyber threats with a long term goal to mitigate their impact on users at risk in specific Sub-Saharan African countries especially around elections.

Specifically the project will study Ethiopia, Rwanda, Nigeria, Kenya, Cameroon, Zimbabwe and South Sudan. Through a combination of technical and investigative means, the project will examine models of attacks including both the means or tools employed for such attacks, appropriated strategies or tactics, such as blocking of website pages, phishing and other social engineering methods.