What InfoSec website does
The tremendous growth in the use of information
technology and Internet has brought us great convenience.
However, it also creates a great potential for
abuse by criminals. With the cross-border, open-platform,
highly-interconnected nature of this virtual dimension,
the impacts of cyber crimes are far-reaching,
and would require integral effort from all parties
involved in order to effectively combat cyber
The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative
Region ("the Government') is well aware of
the importance of public education on information
security. This Information Security (InfoSec)
website is established to serve as an one-stop
portal for the general public to effectively access
information and resources on information security
as well as measures and best practices for prevention
of cyber crimes.
Getting around InfoSec website
In InfoSec website, you will find useful information and resources on information security, such as the latest security news and events, information security technical papers and reports, recent phishing attacks, the latest virus alerts and other related information.
You will also find an interactive guide for easy
access to the relevant articles which describe
some common situations on information security
from the perspective of general users, youngsters
and students, parents and teachers, IT professionals
and SME. Besides, effective search engine is available
to look for specific information and resources
in this website.