Vietnam has been deemed one of the most unsecure and dangerousdestinations for internet security following an audit of over onemillion computers listed in the global botnet.
Dr. Vu Quoc Khanh, Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT)Director, said 1,428 hacked cases were reported in the first nine monthsof 2013, higher than last year’s total figure.
On average, computers in Vietnam deliver more than 3.33 million spams daily, he said.
Bach Khoa Internetwork Security Centre (BKAV), a leading internetsecurity firm, warns that cell-phone viruses can affect computers.Internet users should be aware of new ways of hacking via laptops andmobile phones, BKAV suggests.
A special event named “Vietnam Information Safety Day” will belaunched in Ho Chi Minh City on November 14 and Hanoi on November 21.
A host of activities will take place during the event, including aseminar and an exhibition on information safety and security in a modernsociety.