The tourists travelling into China were never supposed to know their phones had been compromised. The surveillance app being installed on their devices should have been removed by the border officers tasked with the job….

Read the full article at the publisher’s site: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jul/02/how-chinese-spy-app-allows-officials-to-harvest-personal-data

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