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Internet watchdog restates data protection rules amid leaks

A sign outside a market in Zhangjiagang banning entry to anyone without a mask…


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South Asian hackers target China in midst of coronavirus panic: Qihoo

A security guard stands outside Jinli Ancient Street in Chengdu on Jan. 30,…


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Personal data leaks spread along with coronavirus panic

(Image credit: Big Stock/ Tom Wang) Personal data for residents of Chinese…


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Updated: Megvii server containing facial scan data left open: researcher

Editor’s note: On Jan. 13, we published a story about an unsecured Megvii…


Alipay launches security platform for global payment partners

A consumer checks out with Alipay at FamilyMart in Shanghai on July 24, 2019.…


Chinese tech companies still can’t stop medical data leaks

Redacted screenshots showing the leaked code, from Wizcase's website.(Image…


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Data security startup DataCloak closes $13 million Series A

(Image credit: Bigstock/TeroVesalainen) Data security startup DataCloak has…


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TikTok says no user data requests from Chinese authorities in H1 2019

(Image credit: Bigstock / bigtunaonline) TikTok said that it did not receive…


China's new encryption law takes effect

Image credit: Bigstock/LuckyStep48 China’s Encryption Law took effect on…


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China to take data privacy protection to a 'new stage' next year

(Image credit: Bigstock/TeroVesalainen) Legislators promised on Friday that…