Stories by Dennis Mbuvi

Tupac performs 'live' years after his death

You may have thought you had an interesting weekend, until you learn that you just happened to have missed Tupac's live performance. Rapper, Tupac Amaru Shakur, commonly known as 2pac and who by 2007 had sold 75 million albums, was on stage performing some of his rap songs at the Coachella festival. One thing though, September 13, 2012, will mark 6 years since Tupac's death, which occurred seven days after a drive by shooting in Las Vegas.

IGF: Small botnets pose security risk to Internet

Small botnets available for hire for as little as US$ 10 per hour pose a security threat to the Internet, says ICANN's (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) Security and Stability Advisory committee (SSAC). Ram Mohan , a member of SSAC made the comments on Friday at a session titled "Mitigating Domain Name System Cyberattacks" during the ongoing Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Nairobi. The sixth IGF, which comes to a closed its doors on Friday last week had been ongoing since Monday.