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"Be a Smart Netizen" Video Contest Build a Secure Cyberspace 2013


The objective of the “Be a Smart Netizen” video contest is to promote the awareness of information security and adoption of best security practices in the community.  The video should tell a story on how a smart netizen could prevent and respond to the potential security threats to our daily lives.  Examples of cases are the loss of USB flash drives leading to leakage of sensitive data, e-banking account being compromised resulting in financial loss, email account being hacked for illegal activities, enterprise website or network being attacked causing service suspension, and other Internet fraud, etc.  The video should also demonstrate the countermeasures and/or best practices in defending against those security threats.


The contest is divided into Open Group and Student Group. Each participant or team should submit only one entry to each group, additional entry will not be considered.

  • Open group: Open to all Hong Kong residents.
  • Student group: Open to all full-time primary and secondary students in Hong Kong. All team members must be from the same school.

(All persons involved in the planning and implementation of the contest are not eligible for joining the contest. They include but not limited to members of the organising committee, judging panel and their immediate family members.)


Application and Submission Period: From 17 June 2013 (Monday) to 30 September 2013 (Monday)

Release Date: 28 May 2013

Date:17 Jun 2013 - 30 Sep 2013



Panel of Judges

  • Panel of Judges is comprised of famous film director Mr Lee Lik-Chi and representatives from organizers and co-organisers.


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Award Winners

  • Open Group
    • Winner: Yeung Mun Tak (當小明遇上天使與魔鬼篇)
    • 1st runner up: Wu Ka Ngo, Bard (「網」住男朋友)
    • 2nd runner up: Yung Yi On (彩格)
  • Student Group
    • Winner: Lam Kevin (精明網民新力量 你我合力齊共創)
    • 1st runner up: Stu Lowe (Protect Yourself)
    • 2nd runner up: Wong Ka Yiu (「精明」救「未來」)
  • Most Favorite Award Online
    • Winner: 聖公會主恩小學 (近未來網絡故事)

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