Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data Ada Chung at a press briefing on Monday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data Ada Chung at a press briefing on Monday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong’s privacy watchdog takes down 90 per cent of social media posts deemed to constitute doxxing under new law

  • Privacy watchdog issued 774 cessation notices between October 2021 and May this year, involving 14 social media platforms and about 3,900 messages
  • Six people were arrested and some channels shut down completely, according to Ada Chung, privacy commissioner for personal data

Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data Ada Chung at a press briefing on Monday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data Ada Chung at a press briefing on Monday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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