DHAKA : The government has asked all the financial institutions to take preventive measures to secure their online activities, including financial transaction, reports UNB.
The government instruction came as infamous cyber espionage groups Lazarus and Cobaltgoblin have successfully breached financial institutions of Bangladesh, Malaysia, South Korea, Indonesia, the Philippines, China (Hong Kong) and Vietnam.
In a letter issued by Director of Data Center and Cyber Security of Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) Tarique M Barkatullah on October 24 requested all the financial institutions to install new generation firewall with anti-Advanced Persistent Threat (APT), Threat Intelligence Service and genuine software to secure online activities.
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Source: The Bangladesh Today