Phishing Attack - Public urged to stay alert to emails purported to be issued by SCED office
A spokesman for the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau today (August 3) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to fraudulent emails purported to be issued by the office of the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development (SCED). The spokesman said that the emails, containing a suspected link to a malicious file, falsely claim to be issued following the instructions of the SCED.
Phishing Attack - Inland Revenue Department alerts public to fraudulent emails
The Inland Revenue Department today (August 1) alerted members of the public to fraudulent emails purportedly issued by the department, which invite recipients to claim tax refunds. Each email provides a hyperlink to a website which seeks to obtain the recipient's personal particulars and credit card information.
Phishing Attack - Department of Justice alerts public to fraudulent email
The Department of Justice today (July 28) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to a fraudulent email claimed to have been sent by "Lee Man-Chun, Personal Assistant to Paul Lam". The email, containing a suspected link to a malicious file, falsely claims to be issued following the instructions of the Secretary for Justice.
Phishing Attack - HKMA issues alert regarding specific website
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public in Hong Kong that Hocomban International Finance Limited as referred to on the website (https://hifinltd[.]com/) does not have the authorization of the Monetary Authority (MA) under the Banking Ordinance (the Ordinance) to carry on banking business, or the business of taking deposits.
Phishing Attack - Administration Wing alerts public to fraudulent emails
The Administration Wing today (June 22) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to fraudulent emails on the honours and awards presentation ceremony purporting to be sent by "HK Protocol Secretariat" under the email account pdshk@express[.]com or by "HK Protocol Secretariat Division" under the email account pdshk@espncricinfo[.]com.
Phishing Attack - Judiciary alerts public to phishing email
The Judiciary today (March 15) called on the public to stay vigilant to a phishing email sent from the email account "Mr Justice Anthony Chan < crystalstiefel21@gmail[DOT]com >". The email falsely claims that it was issued by a judge of the High Court.