A local newspaper said it easily accessed credit reports of a number of high-profile figures from the Hong Kong arm of TransUnion. Photo: Alamy

Hong Kong has no plan to regulate credit reference agencies, official says – despite TransUnion security flaw that allowed easy access to personal data of millions

  • Personal information is already regulated by data privacy law, senior financial official says, sparking anger from lawmakers
  • Government is ‘shirking responsibility’ on issue, legislators say
Topic |   Cybersecurity

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A local newspaper said it easily accessed credit reports of a number of high-profile figures from the Hong Kong arm of TransUnion. Photo: Alamy
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