Vietnam Central Bank Ranks High in Cyber Information Security
The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has been placed among the top organisations for the second consecutive year in the rankings of cyber information security for Vietnamese state agencies by the Authority of Information Security under the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC). According to a news report, the rankings, announced at the Security Summit 2021 on 27 October, covers 89 agencies, including 26 ministries, ministry-level agencies, and government agencies, and 63 provincial-level units. Dinh Van Ket, the Deputy Head of the Information and International Cooperation Division, under the Authority of Information Security, noted that in the 2020 rankings, nine agencies were rated Grade A, which indicates a good level of information security, including two ministry-level agencies and seven provincial-level agencies. Along with the SBV, the Ministry of Transport was also listed as Grade A.