That was stated at the 13th Security World conference under the theme "Enhancing data security and safety and security for the financial banking and state management agencies" organised by the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) in co-ordination with IDG International Data Group in Hanoi. Security World 2019: Security for financial banking and state management agencies Addressing the conference, Do Anh Tuan, deputy director of the Department of Cyber Security and Hi-Tech Crime Prevention under the MPS, mentioned the serious consequences of cyber attacks targeting banks around the world. "The world has witnessed a lot of hacker attacks on the major bank systems of the world, stealing tens of millions of euros and dollars. Many banks and important information systems in Vietnam have also suffered many cyberattacks with great economic losses.” According to Tuan, methods to steal card information and counterfeiting cards (skimming) are becoming sophisticated in Vietnam. … [Read more...] about Security World 2019: security for banking and state management
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The Ministry of Finance has topped 19 governmental agencies providing public services in the Viet Nam ICT Index for the 6th year in a row after earning 0.926 points this year. The ministry ranks first in ICT human infrastructure (1.000 points), ICT applications (0.900), and internal ICT applications (1.000 points). It is followed by the Viet Nam Social Security, the State Bank of Viet Nam and the Ministry of Information and Communications. The last three positions are taken by the Ministry of Transport, the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, and the Government Inspectorate. Over recent years, the Ministry of Finance has taken many steps in applying information technology across its divisions in an effort to catch up with the Fourth Industrial Revolution. It has deployed Big Data Analytics and started to use social media and mobile technology to deliver public services online, such as e-Tax, e-Customs, automated customs control and ASEAN one-stop-shop customs. The ministry … [Read more...] about Ministry of Finance tops ICT Index again
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
NA deputies vote to approve the Law on Cyber Security (Source:VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The freshly-passed Law on Cyber Security will not hinder activities of people and businesses, affirmed Major General Nguyen Minh Duc, Director of the Institute of Police Science under the People’s Police Academy. Discussion regulations in the law that require user data and important data related to national security to be stored in the country, and all enterprises doing business in cyberspace related to Vietnam to establish headquarters and representative offices in Vietnam, the officer said they are feasible and in line with domestic law and international practices. The regulations neither run counter to treaties to which Vietnam is a party nor obstruct businesses’ operations. According to Duc, 18 countries in the world have set forth requirements for storage of important data within their territories. They are the US, Canada, Russia, France, Germany, China, Australia, … [Read more...] about Law on Cyber Security not hinder activities of people, businesses