The young man was fined 7.5 million for setting up a website fake a bank

Establishing a website using logos and images without the bank’s consent has violated the regulations on provision and use of Internet services and information on the network.

Inspector of the Hanoi Department of Information and Communications has just issued a decision to sanction Le Dinh Long (SN 1995) – an employee of Shinhan Vietnam Finance One Member Limited Company.

Mr. Long is sanctioned for administrative violations for setting up a website at This website has used information of Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (including logo, image, advertisement for loan service) without the consent of this bank.

Users need to be very vigilant, do not provide personal information, passwords, and account numbers for websites that show signs of tampering with financial institutions and banks. Photo: Trong Dat

The above acts violated Article 5, Decree 72/2013 / ND-CP of the Government on the management, provision and use of Internet services and online information.

Point e, Clause 1, Article 5 of this Decree clearly stipulates the prohibition of counterfeiting organizations and individuals and spreading fake information, false information infringing upon legitimate rights and interests of organizations and individuals.

With the above violation, Mr. Long’s acts will be administratively handled according to Point e, Clause 3, Article 102, Decree 15/2020 / ND-CP of the Prime Minister on the sanctioning of the major in the fields of post and telecommunications, radio frequency, IT and electronic transactions.

Because this is a personal violation, Mr. Long will be sanctioned with the payable amount of VND 7.5 million.

Within 10 working days from November 12, 2020, Mr. Le Dinh Long will have to comply with this sanctioning decision by paying the fine at the State Treasury of Hanoi city.

Trong Dat


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