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ASEAN - Japan cyber security drill held

ASEAN - Japan cyber security drill held

The 2020 ASEAN - Japan drill on trans-national cyber security took place online and offline on June 25 with the participation of the ten ASEAN member countries and Japan.

Vietnam holds nationwide cyber-attack drill

Vietnam holds nationwide cyber-attack drill

One hundred teams from across Vietnam are taking part in a biggest ever cyber-attack drill, which runs in Hanoi, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City from December 18 to 21.

ASEAN cyber security drill focuses on coin-mining virus prevention

ASEAN cyber security drill focuses on coin-mining virus prevention

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) hosted the ASEAN CERTs Incident Drill – ACID 2018 in Hanoi on September 5, focusing on improving the capacity of participating countries in dealing with cyber crimes caused by coin mining viruses.

More than 560,000 computers in Vietnam infected with BrowserSpy

More than 560,000 computers in Vietnam infected with BrowserSpy

The Bkav Technology Group said on July 26 its virus monitoring system had discovered malware called BrowserSpy that is able to track users’ actions and steal their personal data, such as bank account information, and Gmail or Facebook passwords.

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 hosts 2018 ASEAN-Japan cyber security

Vietnam hosts 2018 ASEAN-Japan cyber security

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Center (VNCERT) hosted the 2018 ASEAN-Japan information security drill, which took place in Hanoi, central Da Nang city and Ho Chi Minh City on May 23.

Ransomware GandCrab attacks Vietnam

Ransomware GandCrab attacks Vietnam

A large number of Vietnamese businesses are in distress after ransomware GandCrab attacked their computers, demanding a ransom of US$400-1,000.

Some 1,500 cyber-attacks reported in first two months

Some 1,500 cyber-attacks reported in first two months

Vietnamese websites were hit by a total of 1,504 cyber-attacks in the first two months of 2018 in the forms of Deface, Malware and Phishing, according to the Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT).

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.

Cyber security more difficult to be controlled

Cyber security more difficult to be controlled

Cyber security will be difficult to maintain next year as hackers use smarter and more sophisticated technology to make attacks, Nguyen Thanh Hung, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications, has said.