News Centre

Features@CUHK in Touch

11 Dec 2023

Hitting back at hack attacks

Facial recognition and public Wi-Fi are becoming more widespread in our daily lives. But have you ever considered that hackers are waiting around every corner to steal your credentials for profit? Fortunately, there are dedicated teams working tirelessly to combat these illegal activities. Two research teams from CUHK are hitting back at hack attacks as they examine vulnerabilities in facial recognition software and the configuration of virtual private networks and Wi-Fi networks.

Subscribe to CUHK in Touch

Subscribe to CUHK in Touch

You will be redirected to the CUHK in Touch website ( after clicking "Subscribe"

Contact Us

Communications and Public Relations Office

General Enquiries

(852) 3943 8899

Media Enquiries

Faculty of Business Administration

Media Enquiries

Ms. Cecilia Tam
Assistant Director – Public Relations and Communications
(852) 3943 1842

Faculty of Engineering

Media Enquiries

Ms. Jacqueline Chan
Executive Officer
(852) 3943 1149

Faculty of Medicine

Media Enquiries

Ms. Jackie Chan
Assistant Communications Manager
(852) 3505 4375

Ms. Ruby Tam
Assistant Communications Manager
(852) 3505 2891