IT for Teaching, Learning and Research
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Beware of Ransomware
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Enhancing Data Security and Back Up
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Email Phishing and Telephone Scam
HKUST Web Application Security
ITSC Server Security Initiatives
Fall 2016
Enhancing Data Security and Back Up
Charles Choy
IT Security Officer

Data is among the University’s valuable assets and must be protected. HKUST community members who require access to institutional data in support of the University’s teaching, research, administration and outreach missions must comply with the strictest standards of security and confidentiality. Leaking of sensitive data is considered by many institutions to be the most concerned security risk.

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More details on data protection can be found at