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SBV urges customer information security

Sci-Tech

SBV urges customer information security

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has issued a decree asking businesses to enhance customer information privacy after an alleged breach of mobile retail chain The Gioi Di Dong (Mobile World) revealed personal information of more than five million customers.

Gov’t calls for social network ethics code

Society

Gov’t calls for social network ethics code

The Government has urged the Ministry of Information and Communications to build a code of ethics on social networks for internet service providers and users to create a healthy networking atmosphere in the country.

Malware affects 71 percent of computers, mobile devices

Sci-Tech

Malware affects 71 percent of computers, mobile devices

Up to 71.38 percent of computers and mobile devices in Vietnam are getting infected with malicious viruses, but only 11 percent of the users are aware they have been victims of cyber-attacks, according to the Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications.

Tech conference gazes into crystal ball

Sci-Tech

Tech conference gazes into crystal ball

The world has entered an era of great technological development, which has changed people’s lifestyles, even in Vietnam, Nhip Cau Dau Tu (Investment Bridge) magazine’s technology conference has heard.

Banks to work harder on cyber crime

Sci-Tech

Banks to work harder on cyber crime

Cyber security is a hot issue globally and in Vietnam, concerns on the subject have been expressed by the Government and departments, especially in the field of banking – finance, said Le Manh Hung, director of the State Bank of Vietnam’s Information Technology Department.

PM pledges support for overseas Vietnamese scientists

Politics

PM pledges support for overseas Vietnamese scientists

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has promised to create favourable conditions for overseas Vietnamese scientists to participate in scientific and technological projects at home so that they can make contributions to the country’s socio-economic development.