Vietnam hit by 620 cyber attacks in first quarter of 2019 Sci-Tech

Vietnam hit by 620 cyber attacks in first quarter of 2019

Vietnam suffered 620 cyber attacks in the first three months of this year, down by about 50 percent compared with last year’s figure, according to the Authority of Information Security (AIS) under the Ministry of Information and Communications.
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.
Cyber attack losses increase in 2016 Sci-Tech

Cyber attack losses increase in 2016

Computer viruses caused losses of 10.4 trillion VND (470 million USD) in 2016, surpassing the 8.7 trillion VND the year before, according to the latest report from the BKAV Technology Group.
Sci-Tech

Experts warn about new computer virus

Government agencies and computer users in Vietnam were warned of the potential loss of data on computers affected by the emerging computer virus CryptoLocker.
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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".
Viruses attack 5.3 million computers Sci-Tech

Viruses attack 5.3 million computers

Nearly 3,300 computer viruses were discovered in the country in July alone, according to the network security firm Bach Khoa Internet Security Centre (BKIS).
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PC viruses cost 4.5mllion USD a month

Computer virus attacks have cost Vietnamese computer users an average of 327 billion VND (18 million USD) since January 2008 to Aril of this year, according to a survey by the Bach Khoa Internetwork Security Centre (BKIS).