A customer tries the voice recognition function on an Apple iPhone in Causeway Bay. As technology advances, the features that offer consumers’ convenience may also make them vulnerable. Photo: Bloomberg

Consumers need updated regulation to protect their personal data

Gilly Wong says that with the convenience of online products and services comes risks, including of companies that access too much of consumers’ personal information, and the government needs to adapt legislation to this reality

Topic |   Consumer protection in Hong Kong

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A customer tries the voice recognition function on an Apple iPhone in Causeway Bay. As technology advances, the features that offer consumers’ convenience may also make them vulnerable. Photo: Bloomberg
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