Tag: "cyber security"

Vietnam wins global cyber security competition

Vietnam wins global cyber security competition

Team CLGTftMeePwn of Vietnam won the first prize at the WhiteHat Grand Prix 2017 cyber security competition, which took place in Hanoi on December 16-17 under the theme “Vietnam Heritages”.

Nearly 600 cyber attacks in November

Nearly 600 cyber attacks in November

As many as 597 cyber attacks were launched on Vietnam’s websites in November 2017, according to the Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT).

Draft law on Cyber Security debated

Draft law on Cyber Security debated

Some proposals in the draft Law on Cyber Security by the Ministry of Public Security are not consistent with international commitments Vietnam has made, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).

Legal system frowns at Silicon tech giants

Legal system frowns at Silicon tech giants

Facebook, Google, Viber, and Amazon are required to set up their own servers in Vietnam in accordance to the Draft Cyber Security Law, which could be a challenge.

Guaranteeing cyber safety and security

Guaranteeing cyber safety and security

VOV.VN - The 4th industrial revolution with the rapid advancement of the cyber network and digital technology has brought great changes.

Thailand, Portugal initiate digital cooperation

Thailand, Portugal initiate digital cooperation

Thailand and Portugal have joined hands to initiate digital cooperation with special focus on cyber security, said Digital for Economy and Society Minister Pichet Durongkaveroj.

Local firms learn the importance of cyber security

Local firms learn the importance of cyber security

Vietnamese firms, especially those in the financial sector, should step up their security immediately to combat Wanna Decryptor and other, more sophisticated cyber attacks in the future. Will Nguyen, head of Cybersecurity, KPMG Vietnam & Cambodia shared his views with VIR’s Nam Phuong.

More space needed for white-hat hackers

More space needed for white-hat hackers

Founded in 2013, Vietnam’s first forum for cyber security research community, the whitehat.vn, which is commonly known as a forum for “white-hat hackers”, has more than 31,000 members.

Conference studies cyber security in Vietnam

Conference studies cyber security in Vietnam

A conference focusing on the need to establish groups to handle cyber security problems and maintain safe cyber operations was held in Ho Chi Minh City December 6.

Minister stresses ICT cooperation with Czech

Minister stresses ICT cooperation with Czech

Minister of Information and Telecommunications Truong Minh Tuan highlighted great potential for cooperation between Vietnamese and Czech ICT businesses in the fourth industrial revolution.

Network attacks get smarter

Network attacks get smarter

Network attacks in Vietnam have become more sophisticated with rises in scale, number and quality, especially those targeting big businesses, said Nguyen Thanh Hung, Deputy Minister of Information and Communication.