China rebukes internet companies for weak user data protection in their apps

//China rebukes internet companies for weak user data protection in their apps

China rebukes internet companies for weak user data protection in their apps

Chinese regulators have reprimanded some of the country’s biggest technology companies for weak protection of user data, about a year after the government cracked down on a large batch of apps for breach of personal information.The rebuke was made by Lu Chuncong, deputy director of the Information and Communications Administration under the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), at a meeting on Friday in Beijing, where he accused major app operators of flouting government…

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By | 2020-11-27T11:54:03+00:00 November 27th, 2020|Technology|Comments Off on China rebukes internet companies for weak user data protection in their apps