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    Bangladesh ranked 6th worst cyber secure country

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:03am on February 11, 2019

    Bangladesh has been ranked sixth among 60 countries in terms of ensuring least cyber security, a study released last week by UK-based research firm Comparitech,...

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    Bangladesh Bank files case in NY court today

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:34pm on January 31, 2019

    Bangladesh Bank was set to file a case on January 31 in New York against a Philippine bank over its involvement in one of the...

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    Mason jailed for 7yrs for posting caricatures of Hasina, others

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on January 10, 2019

    The lone Cyber Tribunal of the country on Wednesday jailed a mason from Manikganj for seven years for posting caricatures and ‘nasty’ comments on prime...

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    Vietnam’s draconian cybersecurity bill comes into effect

    Agence France-Presse . Hanoi | Updated at 03:40pm on January 01, 2019

    A law requiring internet companies in Vietnam to remove content communist authorities deem to be against the state came into effect Tuesday, in a move...

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    Facebook shuts nine Bangladeshi pages, six accounts

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:48pm on December 20, 2018

    Facebook has taken down nine pages and six accounts in Bangladesh for their coordinated inauthentic behaviour on its platform. Nathaniel Gleicher, head of Facebook’s cybersecurity...

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    Man held over spreading hatred among communities on YouTube

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 04:28pm on October 31, 2018

    Police on Tuesday held a person for spreading false and instigating speeches through YouTube channels aimed at creating hatred among different communities from the capital’s...

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    Bangladesh, Microsoft sign cyber security deal

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:42am on October 11, 2018

    Microsoft signed an agreement with the ministry of posts, telecommunications, and information technology of Bangladesh on Government Security Program in Dhaka on Wednesday for ensuring...

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    Bangladesh Bank asks all banks to beef up cyber security measures

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:40pm on August 16, 2018

    Bangladesh Bank on Thursday cautioned all the scheduled banks of cyber-attack asking all the entities to boost up security measures on the brink of recent...

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    Living in a world bereft of privacy

    Annie Machon | Updated at 12:00am on July 29, 2018

    AFEW days ago I first received a menacing email from someone calling herself Susana Peritz....

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    Atiur terms BB’s cyber heist as technological issue

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2018

    Former Bangladesh Bank governor Atiur Rahman on Friday termed the central bank’s cyber heist of foreign reserve that occurred during his tenure was very technological...