MPS Releases the Result of the Special Action against Illegal Collection of Personal Information in Q1 2020

On 16 May 2020, the Ministry of Public Security (“MPS”) released the result of its special action against illegal collection of personal information in the first quarter of 2020.
According to the result, MPS has closed investigation against 366 App service suppliers.

On 16 May 2020, the Ministry of Public Security (“MPS”) released the result of its special action against illegal collection of personal information in the first quarter of 2020.

According to the result, MPS has closed investigation against 366 App service suppliers.

The illegal conducts mainly include the lack of indication of the information to be collected in an arresting position or font, the failure to obtain the express consent of the users before collection, the failure to notify users of the purpose, methods and scope of collection and use of personal information, and overrange collection of information.

(Source: MPS)

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