Information Security and Data Privacy Awareness

Aligned with the Hong Kong Personal Data Privacy Ordinance (PDPO)

Our Information Security and Data Privacy Awareness course adheres to Hong Kong’s Personal Data Privacy Ordinance and can help strengthen your team’s capabilities. The course fortifies data protection and ensures compliance with legal mandates, providing a shield against cyber threats.

Learning Time
Employees and Contractors
35-40 mintues
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About this course

The Information Security and Data Privacy Awareness course is designed to strengthen organizations’ primary defense against cyber threats in alignment with Hong Kong’s Personal Data Privacy Ordinance. This training imparts crucial knowledge of principles and best practices for safeguarding individuals’ personal data in Hong Kong.

Section 1: Cyber Threat Landscape


Section 2: Essential Elements of Information Security and Data Privacy

This section covers the fundamental aspects of information security and underscores the significance of information value.

CIA Triad

Data Classification

Types of Personal Information


Section 3: Common Cyberattacks and Prevention

Within this section, employees will learn about prevalent cyber-attacks and discover effective prevention strategies, preparing them to encounter potential threats proactively.

Phishing and its variants




Section 4: Practicing Information Security at Work

This section will discuss real-life challenges and provide practical measures for employees to prevent them.

Secure Access to Facilities

Safe Remote Working

Securing Access Credentials

Safe Internet Browsing

Safe Usage of Email and Collaboration Platforms

Safe Social Media Usage

Safe Usage of AI Apps

Safe Usage of Information Storage and Transfer


Section 5: Understanding the Hong Kong PDPO Law

This section provides insights into the fundamental concepts and principles outlined in Hong Kong’s PDPO law. The PDPO principles are essential for comprehending and upholding the region’s data protection and privacy standards.

What is the Hong Kong PDPO Law?

Why is PDPO important?

Who does PDPO apply to?

Definitions under the PDPO

Rights of a Data Subject

Responsibilities of PCPD under Hong Kong PDPO law

Consequences of Non-Compliance with the PDPO Law

Tips to comply with the PDPO Law


Section 6: Reporting Security Incidents and Privacy Breaches

This section highlights privacy breaches and security incidents, guiding how to report them appropriately.

What is a privacy breach?

Examples of privacy breaches

Overview of Information Security Incidents

Examples of Information Security incidents

Reporting Privacy Breaches and Security Incidents


Section 7: Summary and Assessment

This section summarizes the key takeaways from this course. Also, an assessment towards the end to test the knowledge level and understanding.



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