China's internet population at risk as apps collect too much data: CN-CERT

Overcollection of personal data is rampant in apps from Chinese apps stores,…


Tencent-backed Epic Games faces class-action lawsuit over data breach

Tencent-backed developer Epic Games is facing a class-action lawsuit after a…


Chinese state-backed hackers are turning to cybercrime for profit

A group of Chinese state-backed hackers is also launching financially…


Facebook sues Hong Kong app developer over Android malware

(Image credit: Technode) Facebook has sued a Hong Kong-based developer for…


China proposes social credit blacklist to combat data mishandling in its logistics sector

A delivery man checks his phone in Beijing on April 9, 2019. (Image credit:…


Didi and Tencent to set up cybersecurity lab as government oversight intensifies

(Image credit: Didi) Ride-hailing firm Didi and social media giant Tencent will…


China launches new tool to help apps spot privacy flaws

A hacker in a hood hacks a smartphone. (Image credit: BigStock/Marko…


Popular financial services apps accused of overcollecting user data

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


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

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


Briefing: Xiaohongshu, Ele.me and NetEase Kaola accused of harvesting user data

工业和信息化部关于电信服务质量的通告(2019年第2号) — Ministry of Industry and Information Technology…