Despite only a brief internet history, Vietnam has embraced its digitization as few countries have – and now it is having trouble keeping up
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Facebook has accused Vietnamese hackers of spreading malicious code and stealing user information from its platform.
Cybersecurity investigators at Facebook have traced a hacking group long suspected of spying on behalf of the Vietnamese government to an IT company in Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security has warned of a spyware app that is capable of stealing important information from Android phone users and appropriating their property.
Ngo Minh Hieu, a convicted hacker who once stole the personal information of 200 million Americans, has recently been recruited by Vietnam’s National Cybersecurity Center (NCSC).
Vietnam’s Fintech startup ecosystem has grown significantly between 2017 and 2020, according to a new report. There were 44 Fintech-related startups in the country in 2017 and now there are at least 123 financial technology firms, Fintech News Singapore confirmed.
Facebook has removed 290 fake accounts in Vietnam so far this year, making the country top in number of account cancellations.
Social media giant habitually obliges regime’s censorship whims while looking away from the rising number of jailed ‘Facebookers’
Vietnam has threatened to shut down Facebook in the country if it does not bow to government pressure to censor more local political content on its platform, a senior official at the U.S. social media giant told Reuters.
Vietnam’s government is adopting blockchain technology on a national level.
Vietnam is showing the greatest improvement among regional societies. The country has made a swathe of digital enhancements within a short time window
Telecom giants Viettel and Mobifone have received licenses to commercially test 5G broadcast in Vietnam’s two largest cities.
Vietnam plans to bring the number of 2G subscribers to under 5 percent by 2022 so that it can stop this service and push the development of higher-technology cellular networks.
After COVID, Hanoi aims to boost country’s growth potential
Digital advertising services offered by online platforms with a Vietnamese user base and revenue earned in the Vietnamese market will be subject to tax liability and Vietnam’s Law on Cybersecurity, according to a new draft decree.
Vietnam had the highest number of phishing attacks among South East Asian nations that targeted small businesses in the first six months of the year.
Vietnam led Southeast Asia in the number of phishing attacks targeting small enterprises in the first half of this year.
Vietnamese technology firm VNG is suing TikTok, the popular short-form video app, saying it does not have adequate licences for the songs being used in its videos, sources said on Monday.
The first ‘Make in Vietnam digital technology product’ awards aimed at promoting digital technology businesses in the country were launched here on Wednesday (Aug 19).
Only 30 percent of urban Vietnamese respondents to a survey are concerned about sharing their personal information online.
Vietnamese taxicab firm Mai Linh announced a plan to grow into a tech-based company at its annual shareholders’ meeting in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday.
Vietnam is having difficulty preventing commercial fraud on Facebook, and has blamed the social media giant for not providing support in blocking accounts.
A tech-savvy population, a fast-growing economy, and the perks of being first in an emerging market — Vietnamese entrepreneur Le Thanh saw the potential in booming Ho Chi Minh City for his start-up transforming coffee grounds into masks.
Investing in digital currency remains illegal in Vietnam, and those who encourage people to invest in schemes are considered offenders of the law, according to local authorities. Residents were reportedly advised to tread with caution and avoid being defrauded by…
With its developed capabilities in manufacturing and technology services, Vietnam has almost on a par with countries like India, China and Japan in exploiting the digital world for the greater good of its population.