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Vietnam facing serious large-scale cyber attack

Vietnam facing serious large-scale cyber attack

The Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications yesterday made a request that all state offices, organizations, and businesses urgently scan and uninstall any possible malware released by a large-scale Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attack to the Vietnamese cyber space.

Vietnamese representative elected as AWG Chairman

Vietnamese representative elected as AWG Chairman

Dr. Le Van Tuan, Deputy Director of the Authority of Radio Frequency Management under the Ministry of Information and Communications, has been elected as Chairman of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Wireless Group (AWG) for the 2019-2022 term.

Trends in Vietnam’s network safety, security

Trends in Vietnam’s network safety, security

The Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications, has forecast five major trends in network safety and security to watch in 2019.

Rise in cyber-attacks requests preparedness to respond

Rise in cyber-attacks requests preparedness to respond

The rapid development of the internet has greatly benefited users but also exposed them to increasingly dangerous cyber-attacks, forcing organisations and businesses to look for ways to protect themselves.

Vietnam contributes to regional broadcasting development

Vietnam contributes to regional broadcasting development

Vietnam actively participated in forums and meetings of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Wireless Group, and contributed possible recommendations on a harmonised frequency band plan for the 700 MHz band.

Da Nang to host Telecommunity meeting

Da Nang to host Telecommunity meeting

World experts and regional specialists will get together at the 23rd meeting of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Wireless Group (AWG-23) in the central city of Da Nang from April 9-13.

Digital banking means more security risks

Digital banking means more security risks

The shift to digital banking has helped banks to provide modern and convenient services to customers, but this has also exposed them to many security risks, experts said at a conference in Hanoi on August 16.

Cybersecurity firms boom in Vietnam

Cybersecurity firms boom in Vietnam

Internet security firms are cashing in on the increasing number of cyberattacks targeting entities in Vietnam. But all that glitters is not gold, experts have warned.

Cyber attack losses increase in 2016

Cyber attack losses increase in 2016

Computer viruses caused losses of VND10.4 trillion (US$470 million) in 2016, surpassing the VND8.7 trillion the year before, according to the latest report from the BKAV Technology Group.

Vietnam, Laos foster cooperation in information security

Vietnam, Laos foster cooperation in information security

Minister of Information and Communications Truong Minh Tuan and Lao Minister of Post and Telecommunications Thansamay Kommasith have agreed to strengthen future partnership in information security and human resources development.

Telecommunication standardization in Asia-Pacific

Telecommunication standardization in Asia-Pacific

VOV.VN - A meeting of the Asia-Pacific Telecommunity( APT) took place in Vietnam’s central city of Da Nang on August 23 in preparation for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly 2016 and the ITU Regional Standardization Forum.

Numbers blocked to prevent spam

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) blocked nearly a million numbers sending spam text messages in the first six months of the year in its latest attempt to fight the growing wave of mobile spam.

Deputy PM Minh to attend ASEAN Meetings in Myanmar

(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh will attend the 47th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM-47) and related meetings to take place in Myanmar from August 5-10.