Government leader hosts Visa CEO Politics

Government leader hosts Visa CEO

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 25 for Alfred Kelly, CEO of Visa – the global payment technology company that looks to enable consumers, businesses, banks, and governments in using digital currency.
VNCERT warns internet users of ransomware attacks Sci-Tech

VNCERT warns internet users of ransomware attacks

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) has warned that GandCrab ransomware affiliates which had been spreading globally over the past year had updated to version 5.2 and the team was taking measures to disconnect with GandCrab server to avoid damages.
Thailand warns against bitcoin’s risks World

Thailand warns against bitcoin’s risks

The Bank of Thailand (BOT) has said that crypto currencies are not legal tender and it will join hands with the Anti-Money Laundering Office to prevent the illicit use of virtual currency bitcoin.
Jury still out on cryptocurrency in Vietnam Business

Jury still out on cryptocurrency in Vietnam

The use of cryptocurrency and blockchains in Vietnam is currently limited to just one percent of the total population, though experts anticipate that the number could grow to 30 million users in the next ten years.
Malaysia: Cyber attacks increase sharply ASEAN

Malaysia: Cyber attacks increase sharply

As many as 2,470 cyber attack cases were reported in Malaysia in the first quarter of this year, up 42 percent compared to the previous quarter, according to CyberSecurity Malaysia.