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Cyber Security Expo 2022
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2022-1-21
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-16): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based)
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based).
2022-1-20
Security Related News
HKCERT - Security Blog: Introduction of QR code attacks and countermeasures
In this blog, we would discuss the security risks and recommendations of two use cases, user authentication and data storage, to provide reference for enterprises when using QR code for business operation and system development.…
2022-1-20
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-15): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco devices and software.
2022-1-20
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-14) Multiple Vulnerabilities in Drupal
Drupal has released a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in the jQuery UI library.
2022-1-20
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-13): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2022-1-19
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Judiciary alerts public to fraudulent email
The Judiciary today (January 19) reminded members of the public to stay vigilant to a fraudulent email sent under the email account "teresa.cheng@judiciary[.]hk" and carrying a suspected link to a malicious file.
2022-1-19
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-12): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Oracle Java and Oracle Products (January 2022)
Oracle has released the Critical Patch Update (CPU) Advisory with collections of patches for multiple security vulnerabilities found in Java SE and various Oracle products.
2022-1-18
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Department of Justice alerts public to fraudulent email
The Department of Justice today (January 18) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to a fraudulent email claimed to have been sent by "Ms. Teresa Cheng, GBM, GBS, SC, JP, Secetary to The Honourable Chief Justice Andrew Cheung Kui-nung GBM" with a suspected link to a malicious file
2022-1-18
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Suspicious website related to Dah Sing Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Dah Sing Bank, Limited relating to a suspicious website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-17
Security Related News
GovCERT.HK - Weekly IT Security News Bulletin (10 Jan 2022 – 16 Jan 2022)
- DDoS attacks that come combined with extortion demands are on the rise
- A new cross-platform backdoor malware
2022-1-15
Security Related News
Hong Kong Customs sternly clarifies false Internet rumours
With regard to Internet rumours that Customs officers were trying to incriminate an ethnic minority young man by fabricated evidence yesterday (January 14), a spokesman for Hong Kong Customs today (January 15) solemnly clarified that the rumours are unfounded.
2022-1-14
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Administration Wing alerts public to fraudulent email
The Administration Wing today (January 14) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to a fraudulent email on nomination for honours and awards purporting to be sent by "Honours Section, Administration Wing" under the email account cso.gov.hk@express[.]com .
2022-1-14
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing instant message related to Bank of Singapore Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of Singapore Limited relating to a phishing instant message, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-13
Security Related News
Working from Home: Privacy Commissioner Recommends 9 Tips to Safeguard Personal Data
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) offers 9 tips for organisations, employees and users of video conferencing software (including teachers and students) to safeguard their personal data
2022-1-13
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-11): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco devices and software.
2022-1-13
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-10): Vulnerability in Apple iOS and iPadOS
Apple has released iOS 15.2.1 and iPadOS 15.2.1 to fix the vulnerability in various Apple devices.
2022-1-12
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-09): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader/Acrobat
Security updates are released for Adobe Reader and Acrobat to address multiple vulnerabilities.
2022-1-12
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-08): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2022-01 and MFSA2022-02) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2022-1-12
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - High Threat Security Alert (A22-01-07): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (January 2022)
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components.
2022-1-12
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to China CITIC Bank International Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by China CITIC Bank International Limited relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-12
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing email related to The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing email, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-11
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing email related to The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing email, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-10
Security Related News
HKCERT - Security Blog: Business as Usual under COVID-19 with Sound “Work from Home” Cyber Security
the Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT) would use this opportunity again to offer some security tips on WFH for companies and their employees…
2022-1-10
Security Related News
GovCERT.HK - Weekly IT Security News Bulletin (3 Jan 2022 – 9 Jan 2022)
- Google Docs comments weaponised in phishing campaign
- Risk of copying-pasting commands from webpages
2022-1-10
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - High Threat Security Alert (A22-01-06): Vulnerability in H2 Database Console
H2 has released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in H2 database console.
2022-1-7
Security Related News
HKCERT - Security Blog: Secure Use of QR Code
Although QR codes have made our life more convenient, we should always stay alert to the relevant security risks and use them securely.
2022-1-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Department of Justice alerts public to fraudulent email
The Department of Justice today (January 7) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to a fraudulent email claimed to have been sent by "York Chow, Secretary to Ms Teresa Cheng" with a suspected link to a malicious file.
2022-1-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent mobile application related to WeLab Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by WeLab Bank Limited relating to a fraudulent mobile application, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent mobile application related to The Bank of East Asia, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by The Bank of East Asia, Limited relating to a fraudulent mobile application, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2022-1-7
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-05): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin January 2022 to fix multiple security vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2022-1-7
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based)
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based).
2022-1-6
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-03): Vulnerability in VMWare Products
VMware has published a security advisory to address a vulnerability in VMware products.
2022-1-5
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-02): Vulnerability in Apache Struts
Apache has released a security update to address a vulnerability in Apache Struts.
2022-1-5
Security Alert and Advisory
GovCERT.HK - Security Alert (A22-01-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2022-1-5
Security Related News
GovCERT.HK - Weekly IT Security News Bulletin (27 Dec 2021 – 2 Jan 2022)
- Password stealer targeting accounts saved in web browsers
- A growing threat of malicious dormant domains
2022-1-3
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing email related to The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing email, which has been reported to the HKMA.