Cybercrime targets finance sector Business

Cybercrime targets finance sector

Vietnam’s cyber security is being compromised, posing new challenges in ensuring information safety, especially in the finance-banking sector, State agencies and organisations, experts warned at a recent conference.
Cyber-attacks double in Q1: VNCERT Sci-Tech

Cyber-attacks double in Q1: VNCERT

Up to 4,770 cyber-attacks on Vietnamese websites were reported in the first quarter of 2019, doubling the figure recorded in the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Teams (VNCERT).
Licensed software boosts IP rights Sci-Tech

Licensed software boosts IP rights

Bolstering intellectual property (IP) rights enforcement, including computer software, is high on the Government’s agenda, as part of its efforts to uphold international IP rights commitments it has made.
VN web travel agencies warned: shape up or ship out Travel

VN web travel agencies warned: shape up or ship out

Google and Singaporean sovereign fund Temasek have forecast the Vietnamese online tourism services market to be worth 9 billion USD by 2020, and said local companies should work quickly or risk losing the market to international companies.
BKAV holds annual online security event Sci-Tech

BKAV holds annual online security event

The BKAV Technology Group organised a national online security rehearsal in Hanoi on May 19 with the aim of helping offices, businesses and organisations cope with network attacks.
Society

Vietnam battles hacking attacks

Vietnam 's leading internet security firm, BKAV, is calling for concerted efforts to fight online attacks on Vietnamese websites.
Sci-Tech

Anti-virus service launched

One of the country's top anti-virus software developers, Bach Khoa Antivirus (BKAV), has launched its free online scanning service that allows individuals and companies to better manage security risks on their websites.