Tags : Cyber Crime


Cyber Risk: Time to focus and take action

The impact of COVID-19 on financial institutions, the economic downturn, and changes to working practices have had broad implications for risk management. One of which is a growing concern for “Cybersecurity” in recent years, which has further increased during the COVID-19 period with employees working remotely. How has risk management responded and where does it […]Read More


Thailand to reinforce cyber security

BANGKOK, 10 May 2018 (NNT) – Thai Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha says draft laws on cyber security and data protection need to be passed soon to enable Thailand to trade with the rest of the world more effectively. During a national cyber security committee meeting, the premier urged the Ministry of Digital Economy and […]Read More


Police nab Russian ‘cyber-gangster’

Police have detained a Russian national believed to be the No.2 organiser of a transnational gang operating a black market and theft operation known as the Infraud international theft ring. The dark-web site dubbed Infraud, from the gang’s motto “In Fraud We Trust” was seized and closed down on Tuesday by US authorities. Full story: […]Read More


Thailand faces big risk from malware

Asia-Pacific region most targeted for cybercrime, Microsoft says THAILAND is among the top 25 malware-infected nations globally, according to the Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit. There are more than 5 million IP (Internet protocol) addresses connected to millions of malware-infected devices observed in Asia and Thailand. Read more: The Nation By The NationRead More


Cyber-Crime Police Division arrest Russian man in Korat

Police from the Economic and Cyber-Crime Division have arrested 1 Russian man who is believed to be a member of a credit card counterfeiting gang. Pol. Maj. Gen. Phongdech said that on November 17, 2013 the police of Meuang Nakhornratchasima police station had arrested Mr. Wacilee Ivanov, aged 27 and Mr. Zerky Peternev, aged 38, […]Read More


Vietnam sees rise in cyber crime

Cyber crime in Vietnam has become more sophisticated with many IT networks being targeted. So said the director of the IT department at the Ministry of Public Security, Nguyen Viet The, during the two-day Cloud Computing and Security World 2012 conference that concluded on Mar. 23 in Hanoi. He said that last year saw an […]Read More


Cybercrime on the rise in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur – Cybercrime in Malaysia rose by 88 per cent in 2011, a government agency said Thursday. A total of 15,218 cybercrimes were reported last year, up from 8,090 in 2010, said CyberSecurity Malaysia, the government agency in charge of monitoring and preventing online crime. Read more: Monsters and CriticsRead More


DSI set to tackle eight ‘special’ criminal activities in Thailand

The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) has agreed to take on eight criminal activities as special issues, DSI director-general Tarit Pengdith said yesterday. On December 19, the Cabinet agreed to expand the scope of special cases to cover criminal cases related to computer activity, foreign-owned businesses in Thailand, human trafficking, mining, finance business, cosmetics, hazardous […]Read More