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Who is Lum Kok Seng, the new name in ex-minister Iswaran’s latest charges?

Who is Lum Kok Seng, the new name in ex-minister Iswaran’s latest charges?

What do we know about Lum Kok Seng?  CNA has asked the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau if it’s investigating Mr Lum, a Singaporean. His name is not currently listed in the judiciary hearing list. Identified as Mr David Lum Kok Seng on his company’s website, Mr Lum is the managing director of Singapore Exchange-listed Lum Chang Holdings, which has subsidiaries in construction, property development and investments.  Mr Lum has been managing director since Sep 1, 1985. He is also a director at a number of subsidiaries, including Lum Chang Building Contractors, Lum Chang Properties, Lum Chang Property Investments Development and Lum Chang Asia Pacific.  According to Lum Chang’s website, Mr Lum has more than 40 years of industry experience and “successfully led the expansion of the group’s property development activities in Singapore, Malaysia and the United Kingdom”. It adds that Mr Lum’s market knowledge, strategic business contacts and relentless entrepreneurial drive have significantly contributed to the development of the group. His brother Mr Raymond Lum Kwan Sung has been executive chairman of Lum Chang Holdings since …

Beloved hacking veteran Kelly ‘Aloria’ Lum passes away at 41

Beloved hacking veteran Kelly ‘Aloria’ Lum passes away at 41

Kelly Lum, better known in hacking circles as Aloria, passed away on Sunday. Aloria was a veteran of the cybersecurity community, especially the one in New York, her home for many years. The Twitter account of the New York City security conference SummerCon announced her death on Monday, prompting a seemingly endless list of people to publicly mourn her loss and pay tribute to her life. People who knew her call her an “angel,” an “incredible woman,” “so prickly and dark and funny, and yet warm and welcoming,” “brilliant, sharp, deeply witty […] a daring adventurer, a kind soul,” “one of the funniest, kindest and most honest people” on Twitter, “unique and memorable,” “a legend […] brilliant, generous, hilarious,” the “the archetypal hacker, both technical and unconventional in the non-technical,” “kind and welcoming,” someone whose “magic was making us all feel seen & appreciated just as we were,” an “inspiration,” “the peak of original content, a real character,” and someone who “truly did change stuff for the better.” According to the SummerCon official Twitter account, …