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Event
Dataverse Short Video Competition
Organised by Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited / SEED Foundation
2024-4-8 to
2024-8-31
Event
Cyber Security Staff Awareness Recognition Scheme
Organised by Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited / Information Systems Audit and Control Association
2024-6-8
Event
‘e-Generation Joyful Internet Surfing’ Parent Seminar (5): Know more about Myopia Management under e-Learning & Recognising Online Pitfalls
Organised by Hong Kong Education City Limited / Education Bureau / Committee on Home-School Co-operation
2024-6-7
Security Related News
Fraudulent website purporting to be HKMA's official website, platform claimed to be regulated by HKMA and bogus documents and emails
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) would like to alert members of the public to a fraudulent website purporting to be HKMA's official website, a platform claimed to be regulated by HKMA, and bogus documents and emails.
2024-6-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen 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 and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-6-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing instant messages related to China Construction Bank (Asia) Corporation Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by China Construction Bank (Asia) Corporation Limited relating to phishing instant messages, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-6-6
Event
CSA HKM Knowledge Sharing Event – June 2024
Organised by Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter
2024-6-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-06-02): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin June 2024 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2024-6-4
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-06-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-2-8 to
2024-5-31
Event
“Together, We Create a Safe Cyberworld” Tram Body Design Contest
Organised by Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) / Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) / Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT)
2024-5-31
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - DH alerts public to fraudulent advertisements on government medical insurance
The Department of Health (DH) today (May 31) alerted members of the public to fraudulent advertisements published on social media and online platforms about free medical insurance provided by the Hong Kong Government.
2024-5-31
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent social media account related to Airstar Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Airstar Bank Limited relating to a fraudulent social media account, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-31
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-24): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-5-29
Security Related News
Speech by Mr Michael Chan, Chief Systems Manager (Cyber Security), at the “PolyU x NuttyShell Cybersecurity CTF 2024 Prize Presentation Ceremony” (with photos)
Mr Michael Chan, Chief Systems Manager (Cyber Security), presented trophy and award certificates to Tertiary Category Champion team at the “PolyU x NuttyShell Cybersecurity CTF 2024 Prize Presentation Ceremony”.
2024-5-29
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Hong Kong Customs clarifies no public auction ever arranged through external parties after noticing suspicious social media pages and websites
Hong Kong Customs made a clarification today (May 29) that it has never arranged any public auctions for confiscated items through any social media pages or websites.
2024-5-29
Security Related News
LCQ18: Cybersecurity of government departments and other public organisations
Following is a question by the Hon Chan Hak-kan and a written reply by the Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry, Professor Sun Dong, in the Legislative Council today (May 29).
2024-5-29
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Bogus emails, advertisement and phone calls purportedly associated with HKMA
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has recently received public enquiries regarding emails, advertisement and phone calls claiming to be associated with the HKMA. 
2024-5-29
Security Related News
LCQ6: Protection of personal data privacy
Following is a question by the Hon Elizabeth Quat and a reply by the Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry, Professor Sun Dong, in the Legislative Council today (May 29).
2024-5-28
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Public urged to stay alert to WhatsApp messages purported to be sent by Student Finance Office
A spokesman for the Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency (WFSFAA) today (May 28) urged members of the public to stay alert to fraudulent WhatsApp messages purported to be sent by the Student Finance Office.
2024-5-28
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing instant messages related to Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Limited relating to phishing instant messages, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-27
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-23): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-5-25
Security Related News
Home Affairs Department clarifies alleged data leakage on internet
A spokesman for the Home Affairs Department (HAD) today (May 25) said that the Department had noticed someone from an online platform claimed data of the members of the public obtained from the HAD's system were put on sale.
2024-5-24
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing emails related to Tai Sang Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Tai Sang Bank Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-24
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-24
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Bogus calls related to WeChat Pay Hong Kong Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by WeChat Pay Hong Kong Limited relating to bogus calls. 
2024-5-24
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-22): Vulnerability in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address a vulnerability in Google Chrome.
2024-5-24
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-21): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Git
Git has released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Git products.
2024-5-24
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-20): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Ivanti Products
Ivanti has released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Ivanti products.
2024-5-23
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-19): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco devices and software.
2024-5-23
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Public urged to stay alert to WhatsApp messages purported to be sent by District Officers
A spokesman for the Home Affairs Department (HAD) today (May 23) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to fraudulent WhatsApp messages purported to be sent by the District Officers (DOs).
2024-5-22
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-18): Multiple Vulnerabilities in QNAP Products
QNAP has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in QNAP products.
2024-5-22
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-17): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-5-22
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-22
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-22
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner’s Office Finds that the Operation of the Worldcoin Project in Hong Kong Contravenes the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance
On completion of its investigation into the Worldcoin project, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) publishes its findings today. 
2024-5-21
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to Tai Sang Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Tai Sang Bank Limited relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-21
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Suspicious website related to Tai Yau Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Tai Yau Bank, Limited relating to a suspicious website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-20
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Public urged to stay alert to WhatsApp messages purported to be sent by SCED
A spokesman for the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau (CEDB) today (May 20) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to fraudulent WhatsApp messages purported to be sent by the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development (SCED).
2024-5-20
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent social media posts related to Hang Seng Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Hang Seng Bank, Limited relating to fraudulent social media posts, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-17
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-16): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Fortinet Products
Fortinet released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Fortinet systems.
2024-5-17
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-15): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-5-16
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-14): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco devices and software.
2024-5-16
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-13): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2024-21 and MFSA2024-22) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2024-5-16
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-12): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader/Acrobat
Patches are released for Adobe Reader and Acrobat to address multiple vulnerabilities.
2024-5-16
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-11): Vulnerability in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address a vulnerability in Microsoft Edge.
2024-5-16
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-10): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-5-16
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-09): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (May 2024)
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components.
2024-5-14
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-08): Vulnerability in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address the vulnerability in Google Chrome.
2024-5-14
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-07): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apple iOS and iPadOS
Apple has released iOS 16.7.8, iOS 17.5, iPadOS 16.7.8 and iPadOS 17.5 to fix the vulnerabilities in various Apple devices.
2024-5-14
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and social media page related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and a social media page, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-14
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner’s Office Urges Users of Cloud Platforms to Ensure Data Security
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) noticed from the data breach notifications recently received from different organisations, including the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department, the Fire Services Department and the Urban Renewal Authority, that in all three incidents, the personal data was stored on the online platform ArcGIS Online (the Platform). 
2024-5-13
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-06): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-5-10
Event
Build a Secure Cyberspace 2024 - “Together, We Create a Safe Cyberworld” Webinar
Organised by Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) / Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) / Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT)
2024-5-10
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-05-05): Vulnerability in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address the vulnerability in Google Chrome.
2024-5-10
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - HKMA alerts public to frauds purportedly associated with Wealth Management Connect Scheme
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has received public enquiries recently on suspected frauds associated with the Cross-boundary Wealth Management Connect Scheme (Scheme).
2024-5-10
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-10
Security Related News
A 40-year-old Male Arrested for Suspected Doxxing Arising from Monetary Disputes
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today arrested a Chinese male aged 40 in the New Territories.
2024-5-10
Security Related News
Enhancing Data Security – PCPD's Representative Speaks at the Webinar Entitled “Together, We Create a Safe Cyberworld”
Mr Tamson TAM, Personal Data Officer (Information Technology), Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD), spoke at the Build a Secure Cyberspace 2024 “Together, We Create a Safe Cyberworld” Webinar on 10 May. Mr. Tam shared some tips with the participants on enhancing cyber security for organisations and on how to prevent and handle data breach incidents.
2024-5-9
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen 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 and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-8
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-5-7
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-03): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin May 2024 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2024-5-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and social media page related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and a social media page, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-6
Security Related News
FSD follows up on IT system security incident
A spokesman for the Fire Services Department (FSD) said today (May 6) that the department discovered a potential personal data leakage incident on one of the IT system on May 3, while there is no evidence that relevant data have been released.
2024-5-3
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-02): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-5-3
Security Related News
Companies Registry's e-services maintained after earlier incident of personal data leakage
The Companies Registry (CR) said today (May 3) that urgent maintenance of its e-Services Portal to block any risk of further leakage of personal data had been completed.
2024-5-3
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-3
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Judiciary alerts public to phishing email
The Judiciary today (May 3) called on the public again to stay vigilant to a phishing email sent from the email account "Hong Kong High Court - noreply[@]judiciary[.]hk ". The email falsely claims that it was issued by the High Court of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and is suspected of containing a malicious link. 
2024-5-3
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-5-2
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner’s Office Publishes Findings on the Data Breach Incident of Consumer Council
On completion of its investigation into a data breach incident of the Consumer Council (the Council), the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) published its findings today.
2024-5-2
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-05-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-5-2
Security Related News
EMSD follows up on system security incident of online server platform
A spokesman for the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) said today (May 2) that the department is following up on a system security incident of an online server platform, which involved data collected by the EMSD in "restriction-testing declaration" (RTD) operations conducted between March and July of 2022 in combating COVID-19.
2024-5-2
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Judiciary alerts public to phishing email
The Judiciary today (May 2) called on the public to stay vigilant to a phishing email sent from the email account "noreply-hk-judiciary-comm-autonotifservice-f4904c-89ae0[@]dagnote[.]com". The email falsely claims that it was issued by the High Court of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and is suspected of containing a malicious link.
2024-5-2
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Inland Revenue Department alerts public to fraudulent emails
The Inland Revenue Department today (May 2) alerted members of the public to fraudulent emails purportedly issued by the department, which invite recipients to claim tax refunds. 
2024-5-2
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - HKMA alerts public to entities claiming to assist in recovery of fraud losses
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has received public enquiries regarding the following entities and their offers or claims to assist in the recovery of losses from financial fraud.
2024-5-2
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent 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 fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-30
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-30
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Nanyang Commercial Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Nanyang Commercial Bank, Limited relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-29
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-20): Multiple Vulnerabilities in QNAP Products
QNAP has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in QNAP products.
2024-4-29
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-19): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-4-26
Security Related News
HKCERT Annual Report 2023
HKCERT Annual Report 2023
2024-4-25
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-04-18): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-4-25
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-17): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-4-25
Security Related News
8th Inter-departmental Cyber Security Drill held to enhance cyber defence capability of government departments (with photos)
The Government Computer Emergency Response Team Hong Kong (GovCERT.HK) under the Office of the Government Chief Information Officer (OGCIO) and the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau (CSTCB) of the Hong Kong Police Force co-organised the 8th Inter-departmental Cyber Security Drill today (April 25). The Drill aimed to strengthen the preparedness and the overall incident response capability of government departments to cyberattacks.
2024-4-25
Security Related News
OFCA calls for participation in SMS Sender Registration Scheme by all sectors to help combat SMS scams
The Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA) today (April 25) announced the latest implementation status of the SMS Sender Registration Scheme (the Scheme), and encouraged more industries to actively participate in the Scheme.
2024-4-25
Security Related News
A 65-year-old Man Arrested for Suspected Doxxing of His Former Colleague
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today arrested a Chinese male aged 65 in the New Territories. The arrested person was suspected to have disclosed the personal data of a data subject without his consent, in contravention of section 64(3A) of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO).
2024-4-23
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and mobile application related to Chong Hing Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Chong Hing Bank Limited relating to a fraudulent website and a mobile application (App), which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-22
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - DH alerts public to bogus phone call and email
The Department of Health (DH) today (April 22) called on healthcare and clinic staff members as well as the public to stay vigilant against a bogus phone call and email that falsely claimed to be made by staff members of the DH.
2024-4-22
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to Hang Seng Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Hang Seng Bank, Limited relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-19
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-16): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-4-19
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-18
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-15): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-4-18
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - HKMA alerts public to bogus messages and documents
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has received enquiries from members of the public regarding messages received on the instant messaging application WhatsApp or documents purportedly issued in the name of the HKMA.
2024-4-17
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-14): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2024-18 and MFSA2024-19) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2024-4-17
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-13): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-4-17
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-04-12): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Oracle Java and Oracle Products (April 2024)
Oracle has released the Critical Patch Update (CPU) Advisory with collections of patches for multiple vulnerabilities found in Java SE and various Oracle products.
2024-4-15
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-11): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-4-15
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-04-10): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Palo Alto Products
Palo Alto has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in PAN-OS and Prisma Access.
2024-4-15
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent Website and Internet Banking Login Screen related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-12
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing messages and fraudulent websites related to UnionPay App
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by UnionPay International on UnionPay App-related phishing messages and fraudulent websites, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-12
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Airstar Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Airstar Bank Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-12
Security Related News
A 22-year-old Female Arrested for Suspected Doxxing Offence Relating to Emotional Entanglements
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today arrested a Chinese female aged 22 in the New Territories. 
2024-4-11
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-09): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-4-10
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-08): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Fortinet Products
Fortinet released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Fortinet systems.
2024-4-10
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-04-07): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (April 2024)
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components.
2024-4-10
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - SWD urges public to be alert to fraudulent job advertisement
The Social Welfare Department (SWD) today (April 10) alerted members of the public to a fraudulent job advertisement published on a social media platform.
2024-4-10
Security Related News
LCQ9: Prevention of telephone fraud
Following is a question by the Hon Sunny Tan and a written reply by the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Algernon Yau, in the Legislative Council today (April 10).
2024-4-10
Security Related News
Anti-Scam Consumer Protection Charter 2.0 (with photos)
Following the launch of the Anti-Scam Consumer Protection Charter last year, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) announced today (April 10), in collaboration with the Hong Kong Association of Banks (HKAB), the launch of the Anti-Scam Consumer Protection Charter 2.0 (the Charter 2.0). 
2024-4-9
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen 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 fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-06): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Product
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-4-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-05): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-4-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Ivanti Products
Ivanti has released a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in Ivanti products.
2024-4-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-03): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apache HTTP Server
The Apache Software Foundation released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in the HTTP Server and its modules.
2024-4-3
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-02): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-4-3
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-4-2
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-04-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin April 2024 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2024-4-2
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-03-24): Vulnerability in XZ Utils
A malicious backdoor is found embedded in versions 5.6.0 and 5.6.1 of XZ Utils.
2024-4-2
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner’s Office Publishes an Investigation Report on the Data Breach Incident of Cyberport
On completion of its investigation into a data breach incident of the Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited (Cyberport), the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) published an investigation report today.
2024-3-28
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-23): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-3-28
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-22): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-3-28
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing messages and fraudulent websites related to Octopus Cards Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Octopus Cards Limited relating to phishing messages and fraudulent websites.
2024-3-27
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-21): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-3-27
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Education Bureau alerts public to fraudulent WhatsApp message
The Education Bureau (EDB) today (March 27) called on the public to stay vigilant against a fraudulent WhatsApp message that falsely claims to be issued by school personnel.
2024-3-27
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website 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 fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-26
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-20): Vulnerability in Apple iOS and iPadOS
Apple has released iOS 16.7.7, iOS 17.4.1, iPadOS 16.7.7 and iPadOS 17.4.1 to fix the vulnerability in various Apple devices.
2024-3-26
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website 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 fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-26
Security Related News
A 32-year-old Male Arrested for Suspected Doxxing Acts
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today arrested a Chinese male aged 32 on Hong Kong Island. The arrested person was suspected to have disclosed the personal data of a data subject without her consent, in contravention of section 64(3A) of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO).
2024-3-25
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-19): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2024-15 and MFSA2024-16) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2024-3-25
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-18): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-3-25
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner’s Office Issues Two Leaflets on the Smart Use of Smartphones and Social Media to Protect Personal Data Privacy
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today published two leaflets entitled (1) “Protect Your Personal Data - Smart Use of Smartphones” and (2) “Protect Your Personal Data - Be Smart on Social Media” respectively to provide tips for users on the smart use of smartphones and social media to help them protect their privacy.
2024-3-22
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-21
Security Related News
Hong Kong Police Force holds multi-disciplinary seminar on Child Sexual Abuse in the Cyber World (with photos)
The Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) held a multi-disciplinary seminar on Child Sexual Abuse in the Cyber World today (March 21). Experts and representatives from relevant sectors jointly explored how to more effectively protect children from online sexual threats from multiple perspectives.
2024-3-21
Phishing Attack
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 (CEDB) today (March 21) 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).
2024-3-21
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Public should beware of scam video about investment plan purported to be recommended by CE
A Government spokesman today (March 21) again advised members of the public to stay vigilant about forged video clips created by artificial intelligence circulating online about an investment plan purported to be recommended by the Chief Executive.
2024-3-21
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-21
Security Related News
A 30-year-old Male Arrested for Suspected Doxxing of Former Friend
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today arrested a Chinese male aged 30 in Kowloon. The arrested person was suspected to have disclosed the personal data of a data subject without her consent, in contravention of section 64(3A) of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO).
2024-3-20
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-17): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2024-12 and MFSA2024-13) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2024-3-20
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-16): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-3-20
Security Related News
Enhancing Data Security – Privacy Commissioner’s Office and Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited Jointly Organise a Seminar on Cybersecurity and Data Breach Handling
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) and Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) co-organised a seminar on “Responding to Cyber Security Threats and Data Breaches” in hybrid mode on 19 March, which attracted over 880 participants.
2024-3-20
Security Related News
Defacement Attacks: Understanding and Prevention
Defacement attacks occur when malicious actors infiltrate a website online or a digital advertising panel device hardware, and replace its content with their own messages.
2024-3-19
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-19
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-17
Security Related News
Eighty citizens and seven organisations commended for helping Police fight crime (with photos)
The “Good Citizen Award (GCA) Presentation Ceremony 2023”, organised by the Hong Kong Police Force, was held today (March 17) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Eighty citizens were commended for assisting the Force in fighting crime and upholding the rule of law. 
2024-3-15
Event
HKIB Cybersecurity Solutions Day 2024
Organised by The Hong Kong Institute of Bankers
2024-3-15
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-15): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-3-15
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-14
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-14): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco IOS XR Software
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco IOS XR Software.
2024-3-14
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-13): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apache Tomcat
The Apache Software Foundation released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in the Apache Tomcat.
2024-3-13
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-12): Multiple Vulnerabilities in SonicWall Products
SonicWall released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in SonicWall products.
2024-3-13
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-11): Vulnerability in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address a vulnerability in Google Chrome.
2024-3-13
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-03-10): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Fortinet Products
Fortinet released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Fortinet systems.
2024-3-13
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-03-09): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (March 2024)
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components.
2024-3-13
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-11
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-08): Multiple Vulnerabilities in QNAP Products
QNAP has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in QNAP products.
2024-3-11
Security Related News
Deepfake: Where Images Don't Always Speak Truth
"Deepfake" is the combination of "Deep learning" and "Fake".
2024-3-8
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing Alert - Phishing Campaigns Targeting Users in Various Platforms on the Rise
There is threat intelligence indicating an increasing trend of phishing attacks targeting users on various platforms.
2024-3-8
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-07): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-3-8
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent social media page and phishing emails 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 social media page and phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-7
Security Related News
How To Protect Your Data in Quantum Age
A quantum computer represents a groundbreaking paradigm shift in computing, leveraging the intricate principles of quantum mechanics to execute certain computations exponentially faster than their classical counterparts.
2024-3-7
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-06): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-3-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-7
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website 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 fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-6
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-05): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-3-6
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-03-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in VMware Products
VMware has published a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in VMware products.
2024-3-6
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-03-03): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apple iOS and iPadOS
Apple has released iOS 16.7.6, iOS 17.4, iPadOS 16.7.6 and iPadOS 17.4 to fix the vulnerabilities in various Apple devices.
2024-3-6
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Inland Revenue Department alerts public to fraudulent emails
The Inland Revenue Department today (March 6) alerted members of the public to fraudulent emails purportedly issued by the department, which invite recipients to claim tax refunds.
2024-3-6
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Suspicious websites related to Mox Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Mox Bank Limited relating to suspicious websites, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-6
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites and mobile applications related to CMB Wing Lung Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by CMB Wing Lung Bank Limited relating to fraudulent websites and mobile applications (apps), which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-02): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin March 2024 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2024-3-5
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing emails related to Public Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Public Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-4
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing instant messages related to Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing instant messages, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-3-1
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-03-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-3-1
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Inland Revenue Department alerts public to fraudulent emails
The Inland Revenue Department today (March 1) alerted members of the public to fraudulent emails purportedly issued by the department, which invite recipients to claim tax refunds. 
2024-2-29
Event
Cyber Security Professional Awards 2023
Organised by Hong Kong Police Force (HKPF) / Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT) / The Government Computer Emergency Response Team Hong Kong (GovCERT.HK)
2024-2-29
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-18): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-2-29
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-17): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-2-29
Security Related News
Cyber Security Professionals Awards 2023 (with photos)
The Cyber Security Professional Awards (CSPA) 2023 presentation ceremony was successfully concluded today (February 29), with a total of 52 winners and organisations commended for their outstanding achievements in the cyber security field.
2024-2-29
Security Related News
"Report on the Survey on Information Technology Usage and Penetration in the Business Sector for 2023" published
The Census and Statistics Department (C&SD) released today (February 29) the "Report on the Survey on Information Technology Usage and Penetration in the Business Sector for 2023".
2024-2-29
Security Related News
A 64-year-old Male Arrested for Suspected Doxxing Arising from Monetary Disputes
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today arrested a Chinese male aged 64 in Kowloon. The arrested person was suspected to have disclosed the personal data of a data subject without her consent, in contravention of section 64(3A) of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO).
2024-2-28
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-16): Vulnerability in VMware Products
VMware has published a security advisory to address a vulnerability in VMware products.
2024-2-27
Security Related News
保安局局長在立法會保安事務委員會就為持續擴展數碼警政而推出的主要資訊科技項目開場發言 (Chinese only)
以下是保安局局長鄧炳強今日(二月二十七日)出席立法會保安事務委員會就為持續擴展數碼警政而推出的主要資訊科技項目的開場發言。 (Chinese only)
2024-2-26
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-15): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-2-26
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites related to CMB Wing Lung Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by CMB Wing Lung Bank Limited relating to fraudulent websites, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-23
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Hong Kong Customs urges public to be alert to fraudulent Customs WeChat account
Hong Kong Customs today (February 23) appealed to members of the public to stay alert to a fraudulent Hong Kong Customs' WeChat official account to avoid being scammed.
2024-2-23
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails and fraudulent websites related to Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited relating to phishing emails and fraudulent websites.
2024-2-21
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-14): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2024-05 and MFSA2024-06) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2024-2-21
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-13): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-2-21
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-21
Security Related News
SMS Sender Registration Scheme open to all sectors to further combat SMS fraud
The Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA) today (February 21) announced that the SMS Sender Registration Scheme is now open for application by all sectors to further help members of the public verify the identities of SMS senders, with a view to combating SMS fraud.
2024-2-21
Security Related News
Implications of the Development or Use of Artificial Intelligence on Personal Data Privacy. The Privacy Commissioner’s Office has Completed Compliance Checks on 28 Organisations.
With the development and use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) becoming increasingly common in Hong Kong, organisations may collect, use or process personal data when they develop or use AI systems, thereby posing risks to personal data privacy.
2024-2-20
Security Related News
Leaflet on "The Do's and Don'ts of Using Instant Messaging"
Leaflet on "Information Security Guide - The Do's and Don'ts of Using Instant Messaging" is now available at the Resource Centre of Cyber Security Information Portal.
2024-2-15
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-02-12): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Zoom Products
Zoom has published a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in Zoom products.
2024-2-15
Security Related News
A 27-year-old Female Convicted and Sentenced for Doxxing a Pet Seller
The West Kowloon Magistrates’ Court today convicted a 27-year old female, Miss CHAN Tung-ching (defendant), of one charge of a doxxing offence upon her guilty plea. The Court on the same day sentenced the defendant to two weeks’ imprisonment, suspended for 3 years, and a fine of HK$500.
2024-2-14
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-11): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader/Acrobat
Patches are released for Adobe Reader and Acrobat to address multiple vulnerabilities.
2024-2-14
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-10): Multiple Vulnerabilities in QNAP Products
QNAP has published a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in QNAP products.
2024-2-14
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-02-09): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (February 2024)
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components.
2024-2-9
Security Related News
Reaching Out to the Community – Privacy Commissioner Interviewed by the Media to Explain PCPD’s Work on Data Security
The Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (Privacy Commissioner), Ms Ada CHUNG Lai-ling, was interviewed by Metro Radio’s “Roadmap to Knowledge Economy” on 9 February to give an account of her Office’s follow-up work on the data breach incident relating to the Faculty of Education of the University of Hong Kong. The Privacy Commissioner also explained the work of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) on data security.
2024-2-9
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-9
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to China Minsheng Banking Corp., Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by China Minsheng Banking Corp., Ltd. relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-9
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-02-08): Vulnerability in Ivanti Products
Ivanti has published a security advisory to address a vulnerability in Ivanti systems.
2024-2-9
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-02-07): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Fortinet Products
Fortinet released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Fortinet systems.
2024-2-9
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-06): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-2-8
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-05): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco devices and software.
2024-2-7
Event
CSA HKM Knowledge Sharing Event – February 2024
Organised by Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter
2024-2-7
Security Related News
Response of the Privacy Commissioner’s Office on the HKU Faculty of Education’s Data Breach Incident
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) received a data breach notification from the Faculty of Education of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) yesterday (7 February), reporting that about 7,400 data subjects had been affected by the data breach incident. 
2024-2-7
Security Related News
OGCIO launches multipronged measures to assist departments in strengthening IT project governance
All bureaux and departments (B/Ds) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government are committed to promoting the digital transformation of government services and actively making use of information technology (IT) to provide more convenient e-government services for people and business. 
2024-2-7
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-2-7
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-03): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin February 2024 to fix multiple vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2024-2-6
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Suspicious website related to Mox Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Mox Bank Limited relating to a suspicious website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-6
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing emails related to Public Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Public Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-5
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent social media accounts and phishing instant messages related to Airstar Bank Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Airstar Bank Limited relating to fraudulent social media accounts and phishing instant messages, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-5
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Phishing emails related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-2-5
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-02): Multiple Vulnerabilities in QNAP Products
QNAP has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in QNAP products.
2024-2-2
Event
‘e-Generation Joyful Internet Surfing’ Parent Seminar (3): Protecting Personal Data Privacy Online & Effective Use of Library e-Resources
Organised by Hong Kong Education City Limited / Education Bureau / Committee on Home-School Co-operation
2024-2-2
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-02-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-2-1
Security Related News
HKCERT Releases Annual Information Security Outlook and Forecast Next Level Phishing Attacks Difficult to Distinguish Hackers Exploit AI for Crimes Could Become a New Normal
The Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT) held a briefing today, and summarised the information security situation in Hong Kong in 2023 as well as released a security outlook for 2024.
2024-1-31
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner Urges the Public to Stay Vigilant about the Worldcoin Project and Not to Disclose Biometric Data Arbitrarily
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) executed court warrants this afternoon and entered six premises of the Worldcoin project located at Yau Ma Tei, Kwun Tong, Wan Chai, Cyperport, Central and Causeway Bay to carry out investigations.
2024-1-31
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-01-29): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Linux Operating Systems
Multiple vulnerabilities are found in all versions of the Linux GNU C Library (glibc) from version 1.04 to the latest release version 2.38.
2024-1-31
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-01-28): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-1-31
Security Alert and Advisory
High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-27): Multiple Vulnerabilities in GitLab
GitLab has released 16.5.8, 16.6.6, 16.7.4 and 16.8.1 to address multiple vulnerabilities in various versions of GitLab.
2024-1-30
Security Related News
Judiciary alerts public to fraudulent summonses
The Judiciary today (January 30) urged the public to stay alert to fraudulent summonses purportedly issued by the Judiciary.
2024-1-30
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-01-26): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Juniper Networks Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved
Juniper Networks has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved.
2024-1-29
Security Related News
Privacy Commissioner’s Office Reports on its Work in 2023 and Publishes a Report on “Privacy Concerns on Electronic Food Ordering at Restaurants”
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) today reported on its work in 2023 and released a report on “Privacy Concerns on Electronic Food Ordering at Restaurants”. 
2024-1-29
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-29
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-01-25): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Synology DiskStation Manager
Synology has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in various versions of DiskStation Manager (DSM).
2024-1-29
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-01-24): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-1-26
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and phishing emails 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 and phishing emails, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-26
Phishing Attack
Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and social media page related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and a social media page, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-26
Security Related News
A 31-year-old Male Arrested for Suspected Doxxing of a Taxi Driver
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) last night arrested a Chinese male aged 31 in the New Territories.
2024-1-25
Security Related News
Promoting Responsible Sharenting – Privacy Commissioner Publishes an Article entitled “Think Twice Before Sharing Your Children’s Lives Online”
The Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (Privacy Commissioner), Ms Ada CHUNG Lai-ling, published an article entitled “Think Twice Before Sharing Your Children’s Lives Online”.
2024-1-25
Security Alert and Advisory
Security Alert (A24-01-23): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-1-24
Security Related News
Global Data Breach Involving Various Social Media and Online Platforms Privacy Commissioner’s Office Reminds Platform Users to Stay Vigilant
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD) noted reports of overseas media that researchers of cybersecurity information websites uncovered global data breach incidents affecting various online platforms.
2024-1-24
Security Related News
LCQ20: Combating online and phone fraud
Following is a question by the Hon Chan Kin-por and a written reply by the Secretary for Security, Mr Tang Ping-keung, in the Legislative Council today (January 24).
2024-1-24
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LCQ18: Development and application of artificial intelligence
Following is a question by the Hon Elizabeth Quat and a written reply by the Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry, Professor Sun Dong, in the Legislative Council today (January 24).
2024-1-24
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Public should beware of scam video about investment plan purported to be recommended by CE
A Government spokesman today (January 24) advised members of the public to stay vigilant about forged TV programme clips created by artificial intelligence circulating online about an investment plan purported to be recommended by the Chief Executive.
2024-1-24
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Security Alert (A24-01-22): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Firefox
Mozilla has published the advisories (MFSA2024-01 and MFSA2024-02) to address multiple vulnerabilities in Firefox browser.
2024-1-24
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Security Alert (A24-01-21): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-1-23
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Leaflet on "Misinformation and Disinformation"
Leaflet on "Information Security Guide - Misinformation and Disinformation" is now available at the Resource Centre of Cyber Security Information Portal.
2024-1-23
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Phishing Attack - SWD urges public to be alert to fraudulent job advertisements
The Social Welfare Department (SWD) today (January 23) alerted members of the public to fraudulent job advertisements published on a social media platform.
2024-1-23
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-20): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apple iOS and iPadOS
Apple has released iOS 15.8.1, iOS 16.7.5, iOS 17.3, iPadOS 15.8.1, iPadOS 16.7.5 and iPadOS 17.3 to fix the vulnerabilities in various Apple devices.
2024-1-22
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-19): Vulnerability in Ivanti Endpoint Manager Mobile (MobileIron Core)
Ivanti has published a security advisory to address a vulnerability in Ivanti Endpoint Manager Mobile.
2024-1-21
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Phishing Attack - Transport Department alerts public to fraudulent SMS messages of HKeToll
The Transport Department (TD) today (January 21) alerted members of the public to fraudulent SMS messages purportedly issued by the HKeToll.
2024-1-20
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Police hold CyberDefenders' Carnival 2024 (with photos)
The Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau (CSTCB) of the Hong Kong Police Force held the "CyberDefenders’ Carnival 2024" at HarbourChill, Wan Chai today (January 20) to educate the public about cyber threats and digital security through entertaining performances and interactive game booths, attracting 8,000 participants.
2024-1-18
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HKMA alerts public to an online video purported to be interview with HKMA Chief Executive
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) today (January 18) urged members of the public to remain vigilant against an online video purported to be a media interview with the Chief Executive of the HKMA, Mr Eddie Yue, on an investment item.
2024-1-18
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Security Alert (A24-01-18): Vulnerability in Drupal
Drupal published a security advisory to address a vulnerability in the Drupal products.
2024-1-18
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-17): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-1-17
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LCQ3: Ensuring the normal operation of government electronic systems
Following is a question by the Hon Yung Hoi-yan and a reply by the Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry, Professor Sun Dong, in the Legislative Council today (January 17).
2024-1-17
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Phishing Attack - Phishing instant messages 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 phishing instant messages, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-17
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Security Alert (A24-01-16): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Oracle Java and Oracle Products (January 2024)
Oracle released a Critical Patch Update (CPU) Advisory with collections of patches to address multiple vulnerabilities in Java SE and various Oracle products.
2024-1-17
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-15): Vulnerability in VMware Aria Automation
VMware published a security advisory to address a vulnerability in VMware Aria Automation.
2024-1-17
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-14): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Citrix Product
Citrix published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Citrix products.
2024-1-17
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-13): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-1-16
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Reaching Out to the Community – PCPD Representative attends the Press Conference on the Release of “Survey on ‘Sharenting’ and Protecting Children’s Digital Privacy”
The Assistant Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (Complaints and Criminal Investigation) (Acting) of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (PCPD), Ms Hermina NG, attended the press conference on the release of “Survey on ‘Sharenting’ and Protecting Children’s Digital Privacy” held by the Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong on 14 January. Ms NG shared with participants what parents should watch out before they publish any post regarding their children’s daily lives online, so as to safeguard children privacy.
2024-1-16
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-12): Multiple Vulnerabilities in GitLab
GitLab has released 16.5.6, 16.6.4 and 16.7.2 to address multiple vulnerabilities in various versions of GitLab.
2024-1-16
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-11): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Juniper Networks Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved
Juniper Networks has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Junos OS and Junos OS Evolved.
2024-1-15
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Phishing Attack - FSO alerts public to deceptive content purported to be interviews with FS
The Financial Secretary's Office (FSO) today (January 15) appealed to members of the public for heightened vigilance against online deceptive advertisements purported to be interviews with the Financial Secretary (FS).
2024-1-12
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A 42-year-old Male Convicted and Sentenced for Doxxing another person because of Monetary Dispute
The Shatin Magistrates’ Court today convicted a 42-year old male, Mr WONG Ho-loon (defendant), of two charges of a doxxing offence upon his guilty plea.
2024-1-12
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website, internet banking login screen and phishing instant messages related to Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Fubon Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website, an internet banking login screen and phishing instant messages, which have been reported to the HKMA. 
2024-1-12
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Security Alert (A24-01-10): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-1-11
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Security Alert (A24-01-09): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Cisco Products
Cisco released security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in Cisco products.
2024-1-11
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High Threat Security Alert (A24-01-08): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Ivanti Products
Ivanti released a security advisory to address multiple vulnerabilities in Ivanti products.
2024-1-10
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Security Alert (A24-01-07): Vulnerability in Fortinet Products
Fortinet released a security advisory to address a vulnerability in Fortinet products.
2024-1-10
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Security Alert (A24-01-06): Vulnerability in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address a vulnerability in Google Chrome.
2024-1-10
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Security Alert (A24-01-05): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Products (January 2024)
Microsoft has released security updates addressing multiple vulnerabilities which affect several Microsoft products or components.
2024-1-9
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Promoting Ethical and Responsible Use of AI – Privacy Commissioner Publishes an Article in Banking Today
The Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (Privacy Commissioner), Ms Ada CHUNG Lai-ling, published an article entitled “AI and Ethics: Ensuring the Responsible Use of Generative AI in Banking” in Banking Today, a bi-monthly journal of the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers, where she outlined the potential benefits of generative AI on the banking industry, analysed the technology’s associated privacy and ethical risks, and introduced the evolving regulatory landscape of AI.
2024-1-9
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent mobile application related to Hang Seng Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Hang Seng Bank, Limited relating to a fraudulent mobile application (app), which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-9
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Phishing Attack - Government cautions public on online video about investment plan purported to be recommended by CE
A Government spokesman today (January 9) cautioned the public not to believe in a forged video created by artificial intelligence circulating online about an investment plan with high returns purported to be recommended by the Chief Executive.
2024-1-9
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Phishing Attack - Phishing messages and fraudulent websites related to Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited relating to phishing messages and fraudulent websites.
2024-1-8
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen 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 and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-8
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Security Alert (A24-01-04): Multiple Vulnerabilities in QNAP Products
QNAP has published security advisories to address multiple vulnerabilities in QNAP products.
2024-1-8
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Security Alert (A24-01-03): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge
Microsoft released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge.
2024-1-5
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website, internet banking login screen and social media account related to Hang Seng Bank, Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Hang Seng Bank, Limited relating to a fraudulent website, an internet banking login screen and a social media account, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-5
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Phishing Attack - Phishing email and fraudulent website related to Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Alipay Financial Services (HK) Limited relating to a phishing email and a fraudulent website.
2024-1-5
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website and internet banking login screen related to DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited relating to a fraudulent website and an internet banking login screen, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-4
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Security Alert (A24-01-02): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome
Google released a security update to address multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome.
2024-1-4
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Security Alert (A24-01-01): Multiple Vulnerabilities in Android
Google has released Android Security Bulletin January 2024 to fix multiple security vulnerabilities in Android operating system.
2024-1-3
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens 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 fraudulent websites and internet banking login screens, which have been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-2
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Phishing Attack - Fraudulent website related to Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd. relating to a fraudulent website, which has been reported to the HKMA.
2024-1-1
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Anti-Deception Coordination Centre to enhance scam intervention through SMS communications (with photo)
The Anti-Deception Coordination Centre (ADCC) of the Hong Kong Police Force will expand its scheme of “Upstream Scam Intervention” starting tomorrow (January 2) to include sending SMS messages to potential scam victims as a means to provide timely alerts and advice.