My Take by Alex Lo
Cathay Pacific breach shows need for Hong Kong to land disclosure laws
- Airline knew as early as March about the possible leak of personal data of 9.4 million passengers, presumably hacked by cybercriminals, yet has only chosen to reveal it now
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.