CMC Cyber Security "shakes hands" with international security partner OPSWAT

On the morning of 7 December 2023, CMC Cyber Security officially signed a strategic partnership agreement with OPSWAT to improve the effectiveness of cyber security defense system for organizations and businesses in Vietnam and around the world.

Accordingly, CMC IS - the antivirus software developed by CMC Cyber Security will be integrated into OPSWAT's Multiscanning solution. By combining the power of CMC IS and many other anti-malware programs, OPSWAT Multiscanning enhances the ability to effectively block threats, especially against new malware originating from Vietnam and neighboring areas.

Mr. Ha The Phuong - CEO of CMC Cyber Security and other officers at the signing ceremony for partnership with OPSWAT

Talking about the meaning of this partnership, Mr. Tran Quoc Chinh - President of CMC Cyber Security said: “With 15 years of experience in providing cybersecurity products and solutions, CMC CS currently owns many core technologies; especially, we are one of the few companies with anti-malware engine. OPSWAT is an exceptional cybersecurity company who is providing critical infrastructure security solutions to a great deal of customers around the world. The cooperation with OPSWAT will open up great opportunities for introducing CMC CS products and solutions to the global market, and we will also have more solutions to provide to customers of CMC CS in Vietnam”.

CMC Cyber Security signs a partnership agreement with OPSWAT

According to Digital Report No. 28/BC-CATTT on information security in November 2022 and statistics of malicious code data sharing and monitoring of Authority of Information Security released on 13 December 2022, the technical system of National Cyber Security Center (NCSC) recorded 479,155 botnet IP addresses in Vietnam (a decrease of 7.43% compared to October 2022); 199 of which are addresses of state agencies and organizations (17 of ministries/agencies, 182 of provinces/cities). Therefore, this cooperation brings great benefits to customers of both parties, helping CMC Cyber Security and OPSWAT detect more than 99% of malicious codes and boosting cybersecurity efficiency against increasingly complex attacks.

Speaking at the signing ceremony, Mr. Ha The Phuong - CEO of CMC Cyber Security said: “The strategic cooperation between CMC Cyber Security and OPSWAT is a critical step marking the continuous development of the two companies. OPSWAT is a partner with strong and highly-qualified IT staff. CMC Cyber Security believes that this cooperation not only strengthens our technological capacity but also ensures unity in protecting data and systems of customers, who in turn can stay safe and sound in an increasingly complex digital environment”.

Also at the signing ceremony, Mr. Lu Manh Cuong, Vice President of Research and Development/General Director of OPSWAT Vietnam said: “By working together to provide a Multiscanning solution for preventing malware to critical agencies in Vietnam as well as other countries around the world, we will bring customers a solid defense system, ensuring the safety of their critical network systems. This also helps to improve the reputation of Vietnam's cybersecurity solutions in the international arena”.

For the last 20 years, OPSWAT has been a leader in cybersecurity solutions for information technology (IT), operational technology (OT) and industrial control systems (ICS) of critical infrastructures, and has been continuously developing a comprehensive cybersecurity platform to protect and ensure compliance for intricate networks. With its “Trust no File” philosophy, OPSWAT handles the difficulties of customers around the world with zero-trust solutions and patented technologies for every infrastructure level, protecting networks, data and devices, and preventing customers from known and unknown threats, zero-day attacks and malware.