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Cybersecurity in Vietnam sees positive changes in 2019

Cybersecurity in Vietnam sees positive changes in 2019

The number of detections of web threats in Vietnam fell by more than 30% last year compared to 2018, with 75 million different Internet-borne cyberthreats, according to Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) 2019.

Vietnam to universalise smartphones

Vietnam to universalise smartphones

Vietnam is planning to sell smartphones costing just 500,000 VND (20 USD) under a smartphone universalisation programme, Minister of Information and Communications Nguyen Manh Hung said.

Smart risk protocols for a digital age

Smart risk protocols for a digital age

Risk management experts are facing a critical moment. While many technology risks are not new, faster adoption of digital initiatives could increase them beyond manageable levels.

Southern firms taking cybersecurity seriously

Southern firms taking cybersecurity seriously

More and more businesses and organisations in southern Vietnam are focusing on cybersecurity, but there are still limitations such as inadequate procedures and visibility of risks, according to a report tabled at Vietnam Information Security Day in Ho Chi Minh City on November 21.

Cybersecurity - top priority in IoT application

Cybersecurity - top priority in IoT application

Ensuring information and national security is a top priority when applying internet of things (IoT) in production and life, a conference heard in Ho Chi Minh City on November 13.

Digitisation of health care sector, a double-edged sword

Digitisation of health care sector, a double-edged sword

The development of technologies such as 4G, 5G, internet of things and artificial intelligence has rapidly changed the healthcare sector’s landscape globally, including in Vietnam, with more organisations adopting digitisation, according to experts.

Trend Micro commits to invest in cybersecurity in Vietnam

Trend Micro commits to invest in cybersecurity in Vietnam

Despite paying more attention and investing more in security, Vietnam is still one of the Southeast Asian countries suffering the most cyberattacks, and leading global cybersecurity firm Trend Micro is arriving to lend a hand.

Vietnam attends Singapore International Cyber Week

Vietnam attends Singapore International Cyber Week

Deputy Minister of Public Security Sen. Lieut. Gen Nguyen Van Thanh is leading a Vietnamese delegation to join the 4th Singapore International Cyber Week 2019 (SICW), which opened on October 1.

Vietnam, Czech Republic bolster cooperation in crime combat

Vietnam, Czech Republic bolster cooperation in crime combat

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Ministry of Public Security and the Ministry of the Interior of the Czech Republic have concurred to strengthen information and share experience in preventing and combating drug crime, organised crime, terrorism, high-tech crime, and illegal immigration.

Vietnam has high demand for IT workforce

Vietnam has high demand for IT workforce

Demand for human resources in Vietnam’s information technology (IT) sector has reached a five-year peak with nearly 63,000 jobs to be filled in 2019, according to the second quarter report on Vietnam’s IT market conducted by TopDev, an IT recruitment network and ecosystem.

Vietnam needs up to 90,000 IT workers in 2019

Vietnam needs up to 90,000 IT workers in 2019

Vietnam will need 70,000 - 90,000 information technology (IT) workers in 2019, the online newspaper of the Government reported, citing a report by TopDev – an IT recruiting firm.