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President for integrated efforts to deal cyber attacks

17 May,2017



Dhaka, BdChronicle;

President Abdul Hamid on Wednesday stressed the need for taking integrated initiatives both at national and international levels to deal with the risk of global cyber attacks.

“Recently, there have been cyber-attacks in about 150 countries, including some developed ones, putting security at risk…newer strategies and innovative technologies must be developed for ICT security to keep the development process, trade and investment free from hackers,” he said.

The President was addressed a function at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in the capital.

The Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Ministry arranged the event marking the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2017.          

President Hamid said the advancement of ICT has not only accelerated the country’s development, but also increased challenges for all.

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