Maj. Gen. Le Dang Dung, Acting Chairman and General Director of the Viettel group, speaks at the ceremony to debut the Viettel Cyber Security Company on April 12 (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The Viettel Cyber Security Company, a subsidiary of the military-run industry and telecom group Viettel, made debut in Hanoi on April 12. This company, set up on the basis of the Viettel cyber security centre, is tasked with researching and developing information security solutions, products and services. It is currently in charge of ensuring information security for the telecom network of Viettel in 11 markets around the world. It also provides cyber security solutions, detect loopholes, and deal with information security incidents at ministries, localities and businesses. Fifty-four enterprises were granted business licences to trade and provide network security services in the first quarter of 2019. According to the Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of … [Read more...] about Viettel establishes cyber security company
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Why is CMC Telecom among Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018? CMC Telecom Data Center is the first and only Data Center in Vietnam that has a PCI DSS certificate In May 2018, APAC CIO Outlook magazine voted CMC Telecom as one of 25 Top Managed Service Providers in Asia Pacific. CMC Telecom is the only Vietnamese telecommunications company to make the list. The Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018 is an award selected and assessed by a team of senior executives such as CIO, CEO, CMO and editorial staff of APAC CIO Outlook and designed for enterprises that have high-quality solutions, network managed services and are managed effectively, securely and reliably. CMC Telecom offers diversified integrated telecommunications and information technology services in the form of “one-stop-shop” ICT for enterprises. The competitiveness of CMC Telecom is shown in the advanced international technology application, high quality services and dynamic steps in the development … [Read more...] about Why is CMC Telecom among Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018?
CMC Telecom Data Centre is the first and only Data Centre in Việt Nam that has PCI DSS certificate. — Photo courtesy of CMC TelecomViet Nam News HÀ NỘI — CMC Telecom was voted one of the top 25 Managed Service Providers in the Asia Pacific by APAC CIO Outlook magazine. It is the only Vietnamese telecommunications company in the list. The Top 25 Managed Service Providers 2018 award is selected and assessed by a team of senior executives such as CIO, CEO, CMO and the editorial staff of APAC CIO Outlook. It is designed for enterprises that have high-quality solutions and network-managed services and are managed in an effective, secure and reliable manner. Some huge names in telecommunications and information technology (IT) in the region, such as Accenture (Republic of Ireland), AhnLab (South Korea), Blaze Clan Technologies (India) and Data Solution Groups (Australia), also figure in the list. CMC Telecom offers diversified integrated telecommunications … [Read more...] about CMC Telecom among top 25 Managed Service Providers
The National Assembly, Vietnam’s premier legislative body, is set to pass a law on cyber security during its ongoing summer session, but many members of the assembly have serious misgivings about its provisions. Without greater clarity and specific terms, the law could be abused, some of them feel. Some provisions of the bill under discussion are aimed at giving the government greater control over foreign digital giants like Google and Facebook, as well as local users posting anti-government propaganda, information that ignites violence and disturbs public security, or defamatory and slandering content. But these are nebulous and susceptible to misuse, some MPs worry. Nguyen Lan Hieu, a legislator who is a senior doctor, said it was hard to decide what is right or wrong in reality. “The line is very blurred,” he said during discussions on Tuesday. He said the law should specify the agency responsible for deciding whether a piece of information violates the … [Read more...] about Cyber security law restrictions worry Vietnamese lawmakers
Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — National Assembly (NA) deputies have raised concerns over the risk of an information access barrier to Vietnamese citizens and companies posed by the draft law on internet security. The draft law insists on foreign service providers storing customers’ information in local servers. On Tuesday morning, NA members gathered in the main hall to discuss for the second time the draft law prepared by the Ministry of Public Security, which is meant to ensure national security in the age of the internet. Deputy Phạm Thị Thanh Thúy from Thanh Hóa Province opposed Article 26 of the law. It requires that all local and foreign organisations and companies, which provide internet services or own an information network in Việt Nam, must set up a representative office in the country and store their customers’ personal data as well as important data related to national security in local servers. Thúy called for … [Read more...] about Opinion divided on feasibility of internet security law