Part of APP is suspected of violating privacy. Users have difficulty in canceling their accounts.

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 Part of APP is suspected of violating privacy. Users have difficulty in canceling their accounts.


Users have failed when they write off their accounts. screenshot Users active cancellation of account accounts is difficult Recently, the secret work (alias), who was working in Beijing, was very upset. For working reasons, he wanted to cancel micro-blog account. He could not succeed in trying several times. In fact, a lot of people want to write off micro-blog account, in micro-blog, a lot of people helpless message cancellation, the last micro-blog published on micro-blog, the content is this account cancellation. Reporters found that at present, many APP do not provide account cancellation function. In March, the QQ team conducted a grayscale test on the cancellation function of QQ account, but the function was downloaded in March 21st. In another case, APP says that it is the function of providing account cancellation, but it is always difficult for users to operate. In the case of micro-blog cancellation, the reason why I will not write off is that I have not used the mobile phone, but my mobile phone has been used for two years. Secret strength said. In addition, in todays headline, although its privacy agreement shows that users can write off their accounts, neither the PC end nor the mobile end found the entry of the account cancellation; Baidu APP shows a cancellation function, but the reporters trial suggests sorry, the account cannot be cancelled, even if the account is just a new registration. New account number. It is worth noting that in January 11th, the Ministry of industry and information reported that part of APP is suspected of infringing user privacy, and interviewed many Internet Co. At that time, it was pointed out that the supervision and inspection of the information collection and use of Internet service information, account cancellation and other links would be strengthened. Data diagram: QQ log off page description. Screenshot of the official network The passive cancellation is all the enterprise said Of course, this does not mean that user accounts can not be canceled. Reporters found that, in addition to some illegal accounts may be canceled by the platform, users can also choose to passive cancellation. For example, QQ stipulates that a general QQ account is not registered 3 days after registration, and the number may be reclaimed; login within 24 hours after registration, not logged in 45 days, and the number may be reclaimed. But this is only possible and does not guarantee that it will be canceled. Reporters also noted that the user account passive write off, which information is written off is also the final say of the enterprise. As QQ shows, as soon as the account is recovered, all the information in the account will be emptied; but there is also a APP display that may be anonymous for user information, such as Baidu APP. Data map: a citizen is ready to download and register a APP client. Zhang Bin of China and the new society Why is it difficult to write off the APP account? In fact, for the cancellation of the APP account, the Regulations on the protection of the personal information of Telecom and Internet users from September 1, 2013, the telecom operators and Internet information service providers should stop the collection of personal information of the users after the user terminates the use of telecommunications services or Internet information services. And use, and provide the service of cancellation number or account number for users. In January 5th, the Ministry of industry and information, on the Chinese government network, answered the problem of network platform and APP personal account cancellation of mobile phone. It said that telecom operators and Internet information service providers should strictly abide by the requirements of national laws and regulations, and provide users with the cancellation of accounts after the user terminates the use of services. At present, why is it still difficult to write off APP accounts? Zhu Wei, deputy director of the communication law research center of China University of Political Science and Law, said in an interview with reporters from China and the new network, the decrease in the number of users will affect its commercial value, and the Internet enterprises may not be willing to implement it, and it is difficult to make a trend in the short term. There is a strange phenomenon. The number of APP users is largely undiminished. In fact, many are zombie users, and the number of monthly lives is very different from the total number of users. The Taobao cancellation account lists various conditions. screenshot What is the risk of non cancellation of APP account? Some netizens said, my APP account is not used, and it doesnt matter to me. It has little impact on me. However, it should not be overlooked that there are still some risks as a result of the fact that the account data is still on the APP platform. Want to write off the account of the account of the account of some of the personal information in the account was leaked; also afraid that after the account was stolen, the theft of a number of undue speech, causing misunderstandings and embarrassment. In addition, the account can not be canceled, feeling the feeling of being kidnapped by the platform, and always thinking about it. Secret strength said. It is understood that at present, many APP are bound to the users mobile phone number and identity card number, such as personal sensitive information, some of the APP with payment services also bind the bank card. Once the information is leaked, the consequences are unimaginable, and often have the fraud cases caused by information leakage. Qiu Baochang, a member of the expert committee of the China Consumer Association, pointed out that the account cannot be cancelled equivalent to the users trace on the Internet, which also increased the risk of user privacy and personal information being leaked, and infringed the consumers right to personal information and privacy; the account registration is easy to write off and to be infringed. The consumers right to know and the right to choose independently. Source: China News Net editor: Zhang Haitong _NN9053