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Vietnam hit by 2,900 cyber attacks in first half of 2021icon

Vietnam hit by 2,900 cyber attacks in first half of 2021

Vietnam recorded 2,915 cyber attacks in the first six months of 2021, an increase of 898 compared with the same period last year.

 
ASEAN - Japan cyber security drill heldicon

ASEAN - Japan cyber security drill held

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/06/2020

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.

Nearly 1,500 cyber attacks hit Vietnam’s information systemsicon

Nearly 1,500 cyber attacks hit Vietnam’s information systems

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/06/2020

Nearly 1,500 cyber attacks were recorded on information systems in Vietnam in the first five months of 2020, a year-on-year decline of 43.9 percent, according to the Department of Information Security.

Vietnam bans cyber attack behaviours in any formicon

Vietnam bans cyber attack behaviours in any form

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/04/2020

Vietnam strictly bans all cyber attacks against organisations and individuals in any form, said the Foreign Ministry’s Deputy Spokesman Ngo Toan Thang at the ministry’s regular press conference on April 23.

Nearly 290 attacks targeting websites in Vietnam in Februaryicon

Nearly 290 attacks targeting websites in Vietnam in February

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/03/2020

There were 288 cyber attacks targeting Vietnamese websites in February, up 1.8 percent compared to the previous month, according to a report of the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC).

Cyber security, internet connection ensured during Teticon

Cyber security, internet connection ensured during Tet

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/02/2020

Vietnam did not suffer from any cyber attacks that caused extensive impact or serious problems during the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, according to the Ministry of Information and Communications.

Computer viruses cause $902 million in damage to Vietnamese usersicon

Computer viruses cause $902 million in damage to Vietnamese users

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
20/01/2020

Computer viruses caused estimated losses of VND20.9 trillion ($902 million) to Vietnamese users last year, much higher than the 14.9 trillion VND reported in 2018, reported Bkav Technology Group.

Electronic know your customer/client holds key to digital bankingicon

Electronic know your customer/client holds key to digital banking

BUSINESS
07/10/2019

The banking sector is waiting for the State Bank of Viet Nam to allow the use of electronic know your customer/client (e-KYC).

Over 2,500 cyber attacks on Vietnamese websites in Q3icon

Over 2,500 cyber attacks on Vietnamese websites in Q3

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
04/10/2019

More than 2,500 websites with Vietnamese domains were attacked in the third quarter, meaning Vietnam stands in 10th in terms of the largest number of cyber attacks in the world.

More than 7,000 cyber attacks hit Vietnam so far this yearicon

More than 7,000 cyber attacks hit Vietnam so far this year

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/09/2019

Vietnam has so far this year recorded more than 7,000 cyber attacks, the Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) reported.

VN firms reluctant to share information on cyber attacksicon

VN firms reluctant to share information on cyber attacks

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/08/2019

After facing cyber attacks, many businesses tend to conceal the fact and do not share technical information on the incident, even though cyber assaults may carry lessons for other firms hoping to avoid similar problems.

300 infosec specialists join national exercise on data leak responseicon

300 infosec specialists join national exercise on data leak response

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/08/2019

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) on July 31 held a national tele-exercise on handling information leakage and tracing the source of cyber attacks with 300 infosec specialists from Hanoi, Da Nang and HCM City.

Vietnam suffers over 6,200 cyber attacks in seven monthsicon

Vietnam suffers over 6,200 cyber attacks in seven months

VIDEO
31/07/2019

Vietnam recorded 6,219 cyber attacks since the start of 2019, a year-on-year surge of 104 percent, said the Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT).

739 cyber attacks detected in Vietnam in Mayicon

739 cyber attacks detected in Vietnam in May

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
15/06/2019

As many as 739 cyber attacks were detected by the monitoring and warning system of the Vietnam Computer Emergency Rescue Team (VCERT) in May, the team reported on June 14.