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  1. News - Hong Kong - PRIVACY

    Tighten law to prevent snooping, Hong Kong legislators urge

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... Lawmakers call for action because the city's surveillance ordinance regulates only activities conducted by law enforcement agencies Hong Kong needs to tighten its laws on invasion of privacy and covert surveillance because grey areas in the legislati ...

  2. ICAC's questionable acts under fire for years

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The ICAC has been at the forefront of the fight against corruption in the city for more than three decades. But it has often used controversial tactics in its pursuit of graft suspects, at times prompting criticism from the courts. In the most ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - THE NETHERLANDS

    Ex-diplomat Raymond Poeteray didn't' spy while in HK, court told

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by SUZANNE VAN DER ERF

    ... Suzanne van der Erf at The Hague Raymond Poeteray didn't spill secrets while working for Dutch consulate in HK, court told Alleged spy was 'only gossiping about friends' A former Hong Kong-based diplomat accused of being part of a Russian s ...

  4. Cyber crackdown goes beyond the law

    Posted Jan 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com The way the FBI and New Zealand police conducted their respective investigation and raid against Megaupload you would think they were operating against a well-armed international drug-trafficking cartel. As it turned out, it was r ...

  5. Surveillance watchdog review long overdue

    Posted Dec 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In 2006 Hong Kong was on the verge of a constitutional crisis after the courts expressed outrage over the lack of legal procedures regulating wiretaps and covert surveillance, sparking a chaotic few months as the government rushed a bill through the legis ...

  6. Cyber criminals gigabytes ahead of HK laws

    Posted Mar 29th 2010, 12:00am by Glen Norris

    ... Glen Norris When Marita Kwan bought some books from a small internet retailer last year, she had no idea she was about to be cyber-mugged. After submitting her order with her credit card number to the site, she received confirmation and logged off. Little did she suspect that cyber thieves based in South Korea had hacked into the site and stolen her credit card details. Within ...

  7. Ex-Xinhua head in HK jailed for life for spying

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chen Yu-lin, formerly a division chief of Xinhua in Hong Kong, has been sentenced to life in prison on the mainland for espionage. Chen, 53, was convicted by the Guangzhou Intermediate ... that the charges were related to espionage activities during Chen's stay in Hong Kong between 1988 and 1995. ...

  8. New police cyber squad fights youth drug abuse

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... to crack drug-related crimes. The sergeant and three constables are from the Narcotics Bureau's new cyber squad, set up as part of police measures to combat the juvenile drug problem. Bureau Senior Superintendent Evelyn Lam Man-sai said the aim was to prevent the internet from being used as a tool to sell illegal drugs or to send invitations for drug parties. 'Our cyber officers ...

  9. Progress made in fight against cyber crime

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... traditional offences faster and more efficiently than ever, and to do so with an unprecedented degree of anonymity. That is the bad news. But as delegates to the Second Asia Cyber Crime Summit ... Peter Grabowsky, an expert in cyber crime from the Australian National University in Canberra. 'Governments are improving their capacity to deal with these problems, both of their own ...

  10. Police seek suppliers' help to curb sharp rise in cyber-theft

    Posted Mar 18th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... of case often involves young people who like playing online games but are ignorant of the seriousness of the crime.' Mr Lam and Mr Cheung said many cyber-theft cases involved failure ...




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