Popular financial services apps accused of overcollecting user data

A slew of Chinese firms that run popular smartphone apps have found themselves…


Surveillance cameras watch closely as visitors walk around the Bund in Shanghai, China on April 4, 2019. (Image Credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Hikvision doubles component stockpile amid fears of a US ban

Surveillance cameras watch closely as visitors walk around the Bund in…


Former Zhaopin employees allegedly leaked 160,000 resumes to sell online

One of China's largest online recruitment platforms Zhaopin leaked 160,000…


China rises ahead of New Zealand, Sweden in cybersecurity, UN body says

China surpassed countries including Switzerland,  Ireland, New Zealand…


Another unsecured server in China found containing trove of personal information

A trove of personal data from residents in eastern China's Jiangsu Province…


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Monaco has full 5G coverage using Huawei gear, first in Europe

Monte Carlo in Monaco now has full 5G coverage, thanks to Huawei equipment.…


China is the world's largest source of DDOS attacks, but its share is falling

Last month, the CEO of encrypted messaging service Telegram said that a…


Baidu was present at CES Asia 2019, where it showcased the latest developments of the Baidu Apollo system in Shanghai, China on June 11, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

Baidu and automotive industry introduce principles for safe autonomous vehicles

Baidu was present at CES Asia 2019, where it showcased the latest developments…


Smart home product firm left personal data for 1 million users unsecured

Screenshot of leaked data that contains the user's username and password.…


Draft rules help China take step to online privacy though fuzzy provisions remain

(Image credit: BigStock/Marko Aliaksandr)  China’s internet watchdog last week…