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Computer viruses cause record loss of 637 million USD

Sci-Tech

Computer viruses cause record loss of 637 million USD

Vietnamese computer users suffered a record 14.9 trillion VND (637.6 million USD) in damage from viruses this year, an increase of 21 percent from 2017, according to a cyber security assessment report released by Bkav Technology Group this week.

Phone safe services launched

Sci-Tech

Phone safe services launched

Subscribers to Viettel services can download a free anti-virus software at http://phonesafe.viettel.vn that can scan for viruses and give warnings if it finds threats.

Vietnam to assist Cuba in e-security training

Sci-Tech

Vietnam to assist Cuba in e-security training

Vietnam’s top internet security firm BKAV will provide cyber security expert training for 100 Cuban officials between 2014 and 2017, in a deal agreed during the March visit to Cuba by Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

Anti-virus service launched

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.

Firms fail to install hacker safeguards

Sci-Tech

Firms fail to install hacker safeguards

Though hacker attacks have increased at an alarming rate in recent times, few Vietnamese businesses have invested adequately in safeguarding corporate information, industry insiders lament.

Fake software prompts virus alert

Society

Fake software prompts virus alert

Computer viruses will continue to thrive in Vietnam this year as internet-users ignore the consequences of installing fake software online, the Bach Khoa Anti-virus centre said in their "2010 Virus Review".