Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the official website of Nigeria Computer Emergency Response Team, ngCERT. Please note that we do not collect any personally identifiable information (PII) about you. However, when you report incidents, either as an individual or a corporate organization, we require a number of information (which you will be required to provide) to help us serve you better and maintain contact with you. Furthermore, the privacy of every information you provide is guaranteed, as we take security, confidentiality, and integrity of the information we collect very seriously. Our Privacy Policy elaborates how the information you provide on our website, and your PII are being treated.

Incident Reporting
When you report incidents, we maintain communications with you via the contact information you provide on our website. Please be reminded that emails may not be totally free from interception and as such, you are advised to keep your communication tools and devices secure. The username and password you provide are private to you and we do not keep records of such. If we require the assistance of a third party service provider to handle whatever incident you report, we may share the information you provide with the third party. However, we will not disclose ANY PII of the reporting party in handling an incident unless permission has been granted by the reporting party.

Generally, when you visit websites, certain information about your visit is collected and stored on your system to enhance user experience. You may wish to set your browser to refuse these cookies although they are necessary for great browsing experience.

If you subscribe to our feeds and updates, the email you provide is confidential and shall be treated as such. The feeds and updates engine is manned by our security conscious officers. Site Security We constantly monitor network traffic on this website with a view to identifying unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause any form of damage to this website. Please note that such attempts are strictly prohibited by law and may be punishable under the Cybercrimes (Prohibition, prevention, etc) Act, 2015.

Visiting Other Websites/Links
Our website contains links to other national certs, law enforcement agencies, and private organizations. These websites are not within our control and may not follow the same privacy policies. Consequently, you are subject to the policies of other sites you visit though us.