International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 7, Issue 12 (2020)

Effects of cybercrime on business organizations in Lusaka district in Zambia


Phiri Given Gift

This study has reviewed that there are technical and human factors that are impacting either positive and negatively on the effective eradication or reduction of cybercrimes in Lusaka district. Some factors reviewed were: Rigidity of managers to embrace contemporary approaches in the cyber security eradication in their organisations. This is where administrators were not flexible to allow IT officers implement cyber security methods by using the ICT gadgets in organisations. The Inability to procure and distribute cyber security gadgets in the organisations by administrators also affected negatively the cyber security in Lusaka district. This impeding factor need to be seriously addressed by the business organisations. It was also reviewed that 75% of IT officers assigned to look into cyber security did not have ICT qualifications and could not effectively address the challenges faced by education in organisations in Lusaka district. The research also reviewed that many business organisations in Lusaka district do not have cyber security materials and cyber security skills. This affected implementation of cyber security in in organisations in Lusaka district.
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Phiri Given Gift. Effects of cybercrime on business organizations in Lusaka district in Zambia. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 7, Issue 12, 2020, Pages 34-40
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development