Security firms and Google reported DOS attacks on Web sites of Vietnamese activists.
Worm targets Windows users on Skype and Yahoo IM, injects malicious links in e-mail, Word, and Excel files, and automatically copies itself to USB drives, Bkis says.
E-mails masquerading as Twitter support messages prompt recipients to click links that download a Trojan and display fake anti-virus warnings or lead to a phishing site, security firms say.
A security firm in Vietnam says it has traced the origin of the denial-of-service attacks to the U.K., contrary to speculation that North Korea was the culprit.
During demonstration, company shows that face recognition-based authentication in laptops from Lenovo, Toshiba, and Asus may not be an effective security measure.
A Vietnamese security firm concludes that the Conficker worm has the same root as the Nimda, which the firm believes originated in China.
An online security center in Hanoi offers products and services that redefine online protection, regardless of where you live.
Bach Khoa Internet Security of Vietnam reports that the new Google browser is susceptible to a critical buffer-overflow flaw.
Malicious IM tricks people into downloading malware that can compromise Windows computers and spread to all the Yahoo IM contacts.
Detailed demonstrations show how easily Veriface can be tricked, but Lenovo said it's keeping the current notebooks equipped with the technology.