Tag: HardwareZone

Aspiring lawyer given an MC to stay home for 5 days but still goes out for “exam”

Singapore – Members from the online community kept close watch on an individual who showed off his medical certificate in social media only to flout the instructions a few hours later for a supposed exam. On Sunday (May 10), Facebook page All Singapore Stuff shared...

Pofma correction order issued on HardwareZone Forum post claiming man died in Singapore from Wuhan virus

Singapore -- A correction order has been issued under the Protection From Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act (Pofma) to SPH Magazines because of a post in HardwareZone Forum claiming that a man had died in Singapore from the Wuhan virus. According to a media release...

Indefinite suspension for M’sian doctor who spread offensive comments in S’pore HardwareZone

Australia – The Malaysian doctor, Christopher Lee Kwan Chen, who often visited Singapore forum HardwareZone to post vulgar and offensive comments, has been indefinitely suspended from his practice, according to the Medical Board of Australia. The Tasmanian Health Practitioners Tribunal, the organisation that handled the...

SPH-owned HardwareZone Forum hacked; 685,000 users affected in Singapore’s largest data breach

The personal details of 685,000 registered HardwareZone forum users were compromised in a security breach. This is Singapore's largest data breach to date. The actual hacking reportedly took place in September last year but SPH Magazines only discovered the breach last Sunday, 18 Feb 2018...