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Hong Kong Targeted by ‘Politically-Motivated” Chinese Hackers

Posted on September 5th, 2016.

During the lead-up to the recent legislative elections in Hong Kong, two government agencies in the country had been targeted by cyberespionage agents from China in a politically-motivated attack during August, a cybersecurity firm stated.



Hong Kong’s Netizens Protest Internet Bill

Posted on December 21st, 2015.

Hong Kong citizens protested along Hong Kong Streets on Wednesday night of this week, and plan to do so until the new year. Until then, they plan on informing the Hong Kong citizenry about a bill they say will infringe upon internet freedoms.  A rally outside Hong Kong’s Legislative Council featured a banner reading, “Fight for the...



Former Security Chief & Now Major Hong Kong Lawmaker, Regina Ip, Loses $65,000 in Email Hack

Posted on February 11th, 2015.

Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee recently fell victim to an email account hacking, in which the hackers used fairly old and simplistic phishing methods to gain access to her account.