In recent years, mobile Internet applications (APPs) have been widely used and played an important role in promoting economic and social development and serving people's livelihood. At the same time, the phenomenon of compulsory authorization of APPs, excessive claims, and collection of personal information beyond the scope also exists in large numbers. The problem of using personal information in violation of laws and regulations is very prominent and has become a widespread concern in society. China's personal information leakage incidents have been repeatedly reported. Due to the excessive collection of users' personal information by APPs, a wide range of personal information leakage has triggered a series of illegal and criminal acts. The criminals collected the leaked personal information through various channels, screened and analyzed user characteristics, engaged in malicious criminal account registration, telecommunications fraud, and even kidnapping and extortion, which seriously threatened the lives and property of users.
On January 7, 2020, the incident of quilted wool occurred at JD.com. During the promotion period of the platform, the coupon setting system was abnormal for a short time, and the 200 yuan full discount that originally required a thousand yuan to use became a threshold-free use, which caused the Wool Party to frantically place orders. A large number of small household appliances around 200 yuan were swept away, of which only one oven was ordered 240,000 times, and the hand price was only 6 yuan. The total amount of Jingdong's actual goods was over 70 million yuan overnight.
On December 11, 2019, New Oriental Online, an online education website under New Oriental Education Group, became one of the 17 companies interviewed by the Beijing Municipal Communications Administration of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology due to APP data security issues. The Beijing Communications Administration Bureau put forward written rectification requirements for enterprises' illegal collection and use of user information, compulsory authorization, etc., and required rectification within a time limit.
Recently, the hit TV series “Qing Yu Nian“ has started the “advance on-demand“ service on Tencent Video and iQiyi Video. On the basis of membership, it will be paid an additional 50 yuan to unlock 6 episodes in advance. As soon as this news came out, it quickly attracted strong consumer dissatisfaction, and the topic of # 庆余年超前播50元 # was also at the top of the top search rankings on Weibo.
On November 30, a media interview entitled “Undercover Shooting Hospital Fund-raising Fundraising, Examining Lots of Vulnerabilities“ conducted an unannounced visit to the media, which once again pushed water droplets to the forefront. In the video, a person who claims to be a fundraising consultant is training part-time staff. The trainee will then “sweep the building” in the hospital as a volunteer. If he successfully pulls more than 5 orders, he will get a performance of 80 yuan / order. reward. In this group of investigations and unannounced visits to the offline team in multiple regions, it was mentioned that the ground pushers under the name of “volunteer“ or crowdfunding consultants can get a maximum commission of 150 yuan per month. Ten thousand, the last place eliminated.