Communications & Technology

Cyber Security Information Portal

This portal provides guidelines and cyber security tool information for general users, small and medium-sized enterprises and schools to conduct health checks on computers, mobile devices and websites, and gives practical advice to guard against cyber attacks.

Cyber Security Information Portal

Information Security - SME Corner

This website highlights areas of information security concern for SME operators and provides them with industrial and technical guidelines to build a trustworthy and information secured company.

Information Security - SME Corner

Security Alerts & Advisories

The GovCERT.HK website shares with the public and private sectors as well as individuals the latest information of security threats and vulnerabilities, and provides recommendations to protect their information systems and digital assets.

Security Alerts & Advisories

Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT)

HKCERT is the centre for coordination of computer security incident responses for SMEs and Internet users, to facilitate information dissemination, provide advice on preventive measures against security threats and promote information security awareness.

Hong Kong Computer Emergency Response Team Coordination Centre (HKCERT)

Latest Technology Crime Alerts

Check out the most recent technology crimes here. Learn how you can protect yourself, your family and business from these illegal activities.

e-Authentication

e-Authentication is the process of establishing confidence in user identities presented electronically to an information system.  Learn if e-Authentication is required for your business, the process involved, the common threats and assurance level and process flow to implement a secure e-Authentication system here.

Anti-Spam

Are you getting annoyed with commercial electronic messages including short messages (SMS), pre-recorded phone messages and emails? This webpage introduces how the law regulates unsolicited electronic messages, how to unsubscribe and protect yourself from spam emails.

Anti-Spam

Tips on Wireless Security

Once you have wireless devices connected to public wireless hot spots, you will be exposing yourself to potential cyber attacks. The security tips on this webpage help you protect yourself from cyber threats while you are connecting to wireless networks.

Digital Certificates

A digital certificate can serve the functions of identity verification, encryption in sensitive online transactions, protection of information integrity, and digital signing. Here you can learn more about what digital certificates do, the digital certificates recognised in Hong Kong and some of the online Government services that accept them.

IT Security Policy & Guidelines

You can download documents on IT Security Policy and Guidelines from this website.

Last revision date: December 2016