2020 Jun | Volume 182

2-factor Authentication Implemented for CUPIS, PG / UG Admission System Admin

In accordance with Security Policy for Handling Personal Data, all major application administrators* who handle personal data are required to use DUO two-factor authentication (2FA) to log in their accounts.   

Enroll and start using DUO 2FA if you are an administrator of the applications in the following table. You will be required to log in with 2FA to enter the system according to the implementation date below. ITSC will remind the major application administrators again soon via individual mass mails. 


Implementation Date 

PG Admission System 
(GS Platform (Division))

16 Jun 2020 


22 Jun 2020 

UG Admission System 

23 Jun 2020 


About Use of DUO 2FA: https://www.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/all-it/information-security/two-factor-authentication-2fa/ 

*Major applications include CUSIS, CUPIS, UG and PG Admission Systems. 2FA rolled out on CUSIS from 11 Mar 2020. 

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