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Symantec: Politically motivated DOS attacks detected in Vietnam

Security firms and Google reported DOS attacks on Web sites of Vietnamese activists.

By January 14, 2014


Spam masquerading as Twitter e-mails lead to phishing, malware

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.

By June 9, 2010


New version of Yahoo IM worm hits Skype too

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.

By May 7, 2010


Worm spreading via Yahoo Messenger

Malicious IM tricks people into downloading malware that can compromise Windows computers and spread to all the Yahoo IM contacts.

By May 6, 2010


Researchers: Attacks on U.S., Korea sites came from U.K.

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.

By July 14, 2009


Conficker worm might originate in China

A Vietnamese security firm concludes that the Conficker worm has the same root as the Nimda, which the firm believes originated in China.

By March 29, 2009


Malware probes find a China angle

Canadian researchers say the Tibet-focused "GhostNet" has hit nearly 1,300 computers in 103 countries, while a Vietnamese company spots a possible Chinese connection for Conficker.

By March 30, 2009


Lenovo sticking with face recognition tool

Detailed demonstrations show how easily Veriface can be tricked, but Lenovo said it's keeping the current notebooks equipped with the technology.

By March 11, 2009


Vietnamese security firm: Your face is easy to fake

During demonstration, company shows that face recognition-based authentication in laptops from Lenovo, Toshiba, and Asus may not be an effective security measure.

By December 2, 2008


Top-notch Vietnamese software BKAV raises antivirus bar

An online security center in Hanoi offers products and services that redefine online protection, regardless of where you live.

By December 1, 2008