However, "mobile phone Baidu", "Baidu browser" two APP has not been rectification. Provincial Consumer Protection Commission to Beijing Baidu Network Technology Co., Ltd. sent a letter of investigation, after repeated urging the other response is still negative.
Zhang Hao, director of Jiangsu Consumer Protection Commission Complaints Department said that regardless of the authority is necessary Ye Hao, non-essential Ye Hao, first of all should safeguard the consumer's right to know and the right to choose.
According to the live demonstration of the staff, before the installation of the two mobile phone APPs, they obtained the rights of "Listen to the phone, locate, read short MMS, read contacts, modify system settings" without obtaining the user's consent without notifying Get the purpose.
Tao Tao, a lawyer at Jiangsu Zhubang Law Firm, said that in fact, he got the content of the user's SMS and the contents of the address book and uploaded it to the merchantserverThis is a substantive violation of the rights and interests of personal information behavior.
At present, Nanjing Intermediate People's Court has formally filed a case.
Yesterday, Baidu Company also responded that in terms of protecting personal information of citizens, Baidu and the Consumer Protection Committee "standpoint and the fundamental starting point is the same." Baidu's mobile application "has no ability, it will never" monitor the user, will continue to communicate with the Consumer Protection Committee of Jiangsu Province.