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Vietnam faces cybersecurity threats

Vietnam faces cybersecurity threats

Vietnam continues to be one of the countries with the highest number of detected online infections, according to Kaspersky Security Network data.

Microsoft investment incentivized in Vietnam

Microsoft investment incentivized in Vietnam

VOV.VN -Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has affirmed the Vietnamese Government’s willingness to encourage foreign enterprises, including Microsoft, to expand their investments in Vietnam while hosting President of Microsoft Asia and Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Corporation Ralph Haupter in Hanoi on January 16.

Vietnam, Australia hold first vice-ministerial security dialogue

Vietnam, Australia hold first vice-ministerial security dialogue

VOV.VN - Judicial assistance in criminal matters and the activities of the Vietnam-Australia Joint Transnational Crime Centre (JTCC, and considering the possible upgrade of this centre into a task force were tabled at the the first Australia-Vietnam Vice-Ministerial Security Dialogue held in the Australian capital of Canberra over December 11-12.

Government stands firm on foreign cybersecurity protection

Government stands firm on foreign cybersecurity protection

The Vietnamese government has insisted that regulations requiring foreign service providers such as Facebook and Google to establish branches or representative offices in Vietnam is justified and in line with international standards.

Vietnam wants to strengthen cooperation with US in regional mechanisms

Vietnam wants to strengthen cooperation with US in regional mechanisms

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said Vietnam and the US should enhance cooperation at regional mechanisms while receiving a delegation of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific and International Cybersecurity Policy of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee in Hanoi.

NA Vice Chairman meets with visiting US Senator

NA Vice Chairman meets with visiting US Senator

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Do Ba Ty had a meeting with the Chairman of the Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific and International Cybersecurity Policy of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Cory Gardner, in Hanoi on May 28.

Ho Chi Minh City leader receives US Senate Staff Assistants

Ho Chi Minh City leader receives US Senate Staff Assistants

Ho Chi Minh City is calling for foreign investors, including those from the United States, especially in addressing salt intrusion and flood and turning waste into energy, in order to serve the city’s rapid and sustainable development.

Conference to talk cybersecurity facts, incentives

Conference to talk cybersecurity facts, incentives

A conference themed “Cybersecurity 4.0: Facts and Incentives” is going to take place in Hanoi on January 18 to provide the latest facts about information safety in the world and Vietnam.

VNCERT orders quick action against CoinHive

VNCERT orders quick action against CoinHive

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team has ordered all cybersecurity units at State agencies, enterprises and banks from the central to the local level to guard against the CoinHive malicious code.

Japanese prefecture, HCM City sign pact to strengthen ties

Japanese prefecture, HCM City sign pact to strengthen ties

VOV.VN - Officials from the Japanese Prefecture of Aichi and Ho Chi Minh City signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Friendship on April 4 reaffirming their commitment to develop joint projects and share hi-tech research.

More Vietnamese studying in New Zealand

More Vietnamese studying in New Zealand

The number of approved visas for Vietnamese students to study in New Zealand in the past 12 months rose by 15% compared to the same period last year, according to Education New Zealand (ENZ), New Zealand’s government agency for international education.

As e-Government develops, cybersecurity a must

As e-Government develops, cybersecurity a must

Participants at a conference on governmental cybersecurity heard an urgent message: ensuring information security for each Governmental body is essential, especially as Vietnam is developing an e-Government infrastructure.

Cybersecurity knowledge gap in Vietnam could be putting users at risk

Cybersecurity knowledge gap in Vietnam could be putting users at risk

ESET®, a global pioneer in proactive protection for more than two decades has recently released the ESET Vietnam Cyber-Savviness Report 2015 showing that users in Vietnam have low cybersecurity awareness and do not take adequate preventive measures, which could make them vulnerable to cyber threats.