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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.

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.

Over 500,000 routers, storages infected by VPNFilter

Over 500,000 routers, storages infected by VPNFilter

The Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Telecommunications on May 29 warned that more than 500,000 routers and storages in many countries, including Vietnam, have been exposed to VPNFilter virus.

170 Vietnamese websites attacked during Lunar New Year

170 Vietnamese websites attacked during Lunar New Year

Up to 170 Vietnamese websites were attacked during the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, the Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications reported on February 21.

Online platform created to control data breach

Online platform created to control data breach

The Vietnam Cyber Security under Authority of Information Security (AIS) of the Ministry of Information and Communications has developed an online tool to check email security.

Wired Vietnam faces new security threats

Wired Vietnam faces new security threats

As Internet use in Vietnam continues to rise, avoiding online security threats will become even more difficult, said Vu The Binh, Vietnam Internet Association (VIA) general secretary, at a symposium in Hanoi on October 24.