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Build a Secure Cyberspace 2017 – “Smart Home, Safe Living” Seminar

Build a Secure Cyberspace 2017 – “Smart Home, Safe Living” Seminar

Poster of Build a Secure Cyberspace 2016 – “Protect Data, Secure Transaction” Seminar” With the rapid development of the Internet technology, the variety and popularity of digital devices with internet connectivity such as wearable devices, IP camera, home appliances, etc. have grown considerably in recent years. They improve the operational efficiency of businesses and change the ways people live. However, they also present unprecedented challenges to cyber security and privacy. Both organisations and individuals must understand the risks associated with internet-connected devices, stay vigilant against vulnerabilities and take appropriate security measures to safeguard and protect the devices and data. In this seminar, information security experts will introduce security best practices and share their experience on how to protect information systems and assets, so that everyone can continue to enjoy the convenience and fun brought about by technology.



20 September 2017


9:00am - 5:30pm


Conference Hall, 4/F, HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon

Language Language


Charge Charge

Free (Registration is required)

Target audience Target Audience

AM session: SMEs, Businesses, Management, IT Professionals
PM session: SMEs, Schools, Students, General Public

AM Session



Heightened DDoS Threat by IoT Botnet Mr. Kev Hau, Check Point Software Technologies Limited
Getting over Ransomware – Plan Your Strategy for More Advanced Threats Mr. Eric Kwok, Lapcom Limited
Security Update is Critical Mr. Fred Sheu, Microsoft Hong Kong Limited
Points to Note when Procuring an Internet Home Device Mr. Marco HO, HKCERT
Panel Discussion: How to Turn Internet of Threats to Internet of Secure Things? Mr. SC Leung of HKCERT and speakers of the above sessions

PM Session



Welcome Remarks Mr. Victor Lam, JP, Deputy Government Chief Information Officer, OGCIO
“Smart Home, Safe Living” 1-Page Comic Drawing Contest Award Presentation Ceremony and InfoSec Tour – Phish me?! No way Lu, Ben of RTHK Radio 2 and famous singer, Miss Vivian Chan (InfoSec Ambassador)
Choosing a Secure Cloud Service Provider Dr. Ricci Ieong, Cloud Security Alliance Hong Kong & Macau Chapter
Mobile Payment - Paying with Ease and with Piece of Mind Mr. Joseph Lee, Evolution Security Systems Asia Limited
Prudent Use of Social Media Mr. Dicky Wong, Hong Kong Police Force

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