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A tour of technological device markets shows the ease of buying spy cameras of various types without much control.

Legal gaps exist on protection of personal data in Vietnam

"There are still legal gaps on personal data protection that need to be filled in in the coming time," Dr. Chu Thi Hoa, deputy director of the Institute of Legal Sciences (Ministry of Justice) told VietNamNet.

VN to crack down on trading of personal data online

In recent years, trading of personal information has been rampant in Vietnam.

Vietnamese still not aware of privacy rights about personal data

More and more privacy infringement cases have been reported recently, but some victims of the cases are not even aware of their privacy rights.

Concerns being raised for protecting digital data

The recent data leak of 17GB worth of information of Vietnamese citizens posted on the Raidforum site for sale by hackers, shows the enormity of a serious situation accounting to loss of information privacy and security. 

Users object to Zalo’s use of their images and personal data

Many Zalo users are sharing posts regarding their claims about the right to use personal data. They do not want Zalo to collect and use personal images and data when they use this social network.

Vietnam creates legal foundation to protect personal information

Vietnamese Facebook users have the habit of publishing their personal information, which has lent a hand to automatic programs to collect users’ information.

Facebook privacy settings revamped after scandal

 Facebook says an overhaul of its privacy tools will make it easier for people to find and edit the personal information the company holds.

NA seeks to protect personal information

The National Assembly (NA) yesterday discussed the draft law on Personal Information Protection during the ongoing 10th session of its 13th tenure.

Cloudy days ahead in the internet era

 VietNamNet Bridge – Nguyen Thi Tuyet of HCM City was taken aback one day when many of her friends asked her about a party she planned to attend two weeks later.

National census to be held in April

 VietNamNet Bridge – The General Statistics Office (GSO) will hold a mid-decade population and housing census throughout the nation beginning in April.

Businessmen’s personal data sold on Internet

 VietNamNet Bridge – The personal information of hundreds of thousands of businesses and businessmen has been offered for sale on Internet for just VND700,000.