SHANGHAI : The primary operate of an app China has constructed for the Beijing Winter Olympics is to watch individuals’s well being and the nation follows strict guidelines to guard data, the director common of the video games organisers’ know-how division mentioned on Wednesday.
All of the MY2022 app’s know-how facets have been validated by related app shops, the Beijing 2022 official mentioned at a briefing hosted by the Chinese embassy in the United States. She was talking through video from Beijing.
On Tuesday, Canadian researchers mentioned the MY2022 app, which was constructed by the Beijing Organising Committee primarily to trace and share COVID-19-related medical data among the many athletes through the Games, contained safety flaws that makes it weak to privateness breaches and hackers.
(Reporting by Martin Pollard, Writing by Brenda Goh; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)