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Customer information of many Vietnamese SMEs stolenicon

Customer information of many Vietnamese SMEs stolen

According to a new study by Cisco, 59% of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Vietnam experienced network problems in the past year. As a result, information of many customers was stolen by hackers.

 
Well-known Vietnamese hacker arrestedicon

Well-known Vietnamese hacker arrested

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
05/10/2021

Nham Hoang Khang, a well known hacker, has been detained and prosecuted by the Criminal Police Department (C02) under the Ministry of Public Security for the behavior of ‘taking property by force’.

Cyberattacks on Vietnam decline, but become more sophisticatedicon

Cyberattacks on Vietnam decline, but become more sophisticated

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
30/09/2021

According to the Information Security Agency of the Ministry of Information and Communications, the number of cyber-attacks on Vietnam decreased in the first half of 2021, but the level of sophistication and damage was much greater.

The Ministry of Public Security completes draft decree on cybersecurity finesicon

The Ministry of Public Security completes draft decree on cybersecurity fines

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
27/09/2021

The act of buying and selling personal data of over 10,000 people should result in a fine of VND80-100 million (nearly US$3,500), according to a proposal by the Ministry of Public Security.

Vietnamese IT expert detects 6 serious security holes in Microsoft, Adobeicon

Vietnamese IT expert detects 6 serious security holes in Microsoft, Adobe

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/09/2021

Vietnamese white-hat hackers' discovery of vulnerabilities of large systems has contributed to affirming the global capacity of the domestic cybersecurity team.

Experts identify information security trends in Vietnamicon

Experts identify information security trends in Vietnam

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
04/09/2021

Viettel Cyber Security Company has issued a report on Vietnam’s information security situation in the first six months of 2021.

Handbook helps people be safe online during pandemicicon

Handbook helps people be safe online during pandemic

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
19/08/2021

The handbook "Information Security during the Covid-19 pandemic" will provide basic skills and operations to help Internet users ensure information security while online during the Covid-19 pandemic.

New online scams related to pandemic reportedicon

New online scams related to pandemic reported

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/08/2021

Taking advantage of people's anxiety about health during the Covid-19 pandemic, criminals have committed new forms of fraud and profiteering through cyberspace.

Vietnamese cybersecurity expert tops world white-hat hacker rankingicon

Vietnamese cybersecurity expert tops world white-hat hacker ranking

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
29/07/2021

Nguyen Tuan Anh, security expert of Viettel Cyber Security, surpassed more than 25,000 "white hat hackers" in the world to top the June 2021 rankings of Bugcrowd, the world's largest security vulnerability search platform.

Vietnam sets new regulations, tightens advertising on Facebook, YouTubeicon

Vietnam sets new regulations, tightens advertising on Facebook, YouTube

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/07/2021

From September 15, cross-border platforms such as Facebook and Google will have to remove ads in violation of regulations within 24 hours after receiving a notice from the Ministry of Communications and Information.

Vietnam is one of the top 5 targets of Android malwareicon

Vietnam is one of the top 5 targets of Android malware

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
24/07/2021

India and Vietnam are ranked among the top five countries globally to be hit by Android/FakeAdBlocker malware, according to ESET, a Slovak internet security company headquartered in Bratislava.

Cyberattacks: from jokes to crimesicon

Cyberattacks: from jokes to crimes

FEATURE
19/07/2021

Many young people see attacking a website or a system as a joke. But when they have to be involved in legal procedures, they realize the seriousness of the acts, but it is too late.

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

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

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/07/2021

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

Vietnam leaps to 25th place in Global Cybersecurity Indexicon

Vietnam leaps to 25th place in Global Cybersecurity Index

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/07/2021

Vietnam jumped to the 25th place amongst 194 countries and territories in the 2020 Global Cybersecurity Index, which was recently unveiled by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

Facebook sues 4 people living in Vietnam for online scamsicon

Facebook sues 4 people living in Vietnam for online scams

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
01/07/2021

Facebook has filed a lawsuit against four people living in Vietnam for hacking into accounts and running illegal ads worth more than $36 million.

Solutions for using, managing livestreamsicon

Solutions for using, managing livestreams

FEATURE
24/06/2021

The state needs to resolve disputes about social networks by law. This is the solution of a modern society that respects a rule-of-law culture.

Becoming a cybersecurity power to have peaceicon

Becoming a cybersecurity power to have peace

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
27/03/2021

A cybersecurity powerhouse is like a military power in the real world. Vietnam must be a power in cybersecurity. 

Cybersecurity in Vietnam sees positive changes in 2020icon

Cybersecurity in Vietnam sees positive changes in 2020

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
14/03/2021

Vietnam saw significant improvements in its cybersecurity landscape in 2020 despite the challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.