CBN debunks claims on website breach by malicious person
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that its website is secure and well protect against activities of hackers contrary to claims that the bank webpage was illegally breached by malicious persons.
The regulatory bank in a statement said debunked the claim, which it said was going round on social media, saying” we wish to state categorically that our website is secure.”
The statement signed by the acting Director of Corporate Communication, Osita Nwanisobi said “the CBN
website is adequately protected and that there is no cause for alarm.
Details of the statement below
“Contrary to claims in the social media alleging that the website of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) (www.cbn.gov.ng) has been breached by malicious persons, we wish to state categorically that our website is secure.
“We wish to assure the Nigerian public and indeed all our other stakeholders that the CBN website is adequately protected and that there is no cause for alarm.
“We also wish to advise members of the online community to desist from peddling false news aimed at undermining the integrity of the Central Bank of Nigeria, which is our collective asset,” the statement said.