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Information Security and Personal Data Protection Awareness Week 2019

The "Information Security and Personal Data Protection Awareness Week 2019" (Awareness Week) will be organized from November 4 to 8 2019.  This is an annual event organized by ITS for increasing University members’ awareness on information security and personal data protection.

Below is a highlight of the activities during the Awareness Week:

  • Information Security and Personal Data Protection Seminar – speakers from Ernst & Young Advisory Services Limited, (ISC)2 and leading information security solution providers will share the latest data security threats, protection measures and trends.
  • Cybersecurity Health Check Station – professional cybersecurity experts will offer assistance to University members in conducting cybersecurity health check of their mobile devices and suggest ways on how to mitigate the risks identified.
  • Game and Quiz – “Photo Threat Hunting” game and information security quiz.

Details of the events are listed as follows:

Event

Details

Date/Time & Venue

Cybersecurity Health Check Station

All University members are welcome to join the health check, game and quiz at the counter.

4-8 November 2019
10:30 am – 4:00 pm

G/F, Chi Wah Learning Commons (Main Entrance)

Game and Quiz

Information Security and Personal Data Protection Seminar

 

Topics of the English session

  1. Privacy Concerns Relating to Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance
  2. The Dark Web: The Dark Side of the Internet
  3. Uses Big Data Security Analytics to  Fight  Advanced Persistent Threat APT

Speakers:

  • Information Security Consultant, Ernst & Young Advisory Services Limited
  • Mr. Michael Gazeley, Network Box Corporation Ltd
  • Mr. Daniel Yeung, Splunk Inc.

6 November 2019
9:30 am – 12:15 pm

Theatre 7, 1/F Meng Wah Complex

Please click here for registration.

 

Topics of the Cantonese session

  1. Privacy concerns relating to Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance
  2. Break-a-hacker’s heart
  3. Device and data security

Speakers:

  • Information Security Consultant, Ernst & Young Advisory Services Limited
  • Mr. Siupan Chan, Sophos Hong Kong Company Limited
  • Dr. Lam Tsz Yin Candies, SSO Volunteer, (ISC)2

6 November 2019
3:00 pm – 5:45 pm

CBA, G/F Chow Yei Ching Building

Please click here for registration.

All staff and students are welcome to join the above activities in the coming Awareness Week.

 

Bunny Wong
Data and Security Team
Tel: 3917 5715
Email: buwongsb@hku.hk