Bring Home the Data? New Hong Kong Data Privacy Guidelines for BYOD Policies

On Aug. 31, the Hong Kong Privacy Commissioner (PC) issued a new Information Leaflet to highlight the personal data privacy risks that employers need to address when developing a Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) practice. This new Information Leaflet has been issued against the backdrop of increasing cybersecurity concerns, particularly in the financial industry. Cybersecurity Risks BYOD practices are not…