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Authored by: Simon Deane and Ruby Hui
In the light of the more extensive use of information and communications technology with the growth of hybrid working and hybrid learning, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data (“PCPD”) released the “Guidance Note on Data Security Measures for Information and Communications Technology” (“Guidance”) on 30 August 2022. The Guidance sets out recommendations relating to data security measures for data users’ information and communications technology (“ICT”) systems, so that data users can fully comply with the requirements of the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486) (“PDPO”).
The Guidance briefly discusses the requirements under the PDPO and lists recommended data security measures for ICT in the following areas through the use of case studies and illustration diagrams:
To access a full copy of the Guidance, please see here.
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