In the recent past, we can observe that China is involved in making ambiguous apps. The Chinese firms have been accused by many around the world. The accusations made are mostly related to espionage and accessing private data.
China’s Great Nation App:
There is a similar kind of app launched recently which is known as ‘Great Nation App’. The name of the app can explain its features and functions. These features include the study about Chinese Great Nation, the life of Chinese president Xi and the work of Chinese Communist Party. But there is some other vital information about the state affairs. It is important for members and civilians to remain aware of it.
When a person launches the app, he will be asked to give access to photos, videos, contacts etc. Now, there is a debate going on that Chinese are using this app for spying via back channel. There is a German cyber security firm known as Cure 53 which is related to human rights issues. They have analyzed the app and its features. Recently, they have accused the app for spying on its citizens. They told the viewers that app has some hidden features and back channels. By help of these features Chinese administration can spy more than 100 million citizens who are currently using this highly promoted app.
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This app was created by the planning department of Chinese Communist Party. Its use is made compulsory for the party members. And citizens are also encouraged to use the app. There are certain points which are awarded to those who read more articles, perform tasks and quizzes. On the contrary, the ones especially the CCP members if failed to score reasonable points are criticized. It means they are not following party’s doctrine. Members are enforced to use the app and are being spied simultaneously. So, the administration is fully aware of its constituent members.