WeChat, or Weixin as it is known in China, is operated by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings. It has become China’s everyday mobile app with over one billion monthly active users. Photo: AFP WeChat, or Weixin as it is known in China, is operated by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings. It has become China’s everyday mobile app with over one billion monthly active users. Photo: AFP
WeChat, or Weixin as it is known in China, is operated by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings. It has become China’s everyday mobile app with over one billion monthly active users. Photo: AFP

Market for bogus WeChat accounts still alive and well despite crackdown on illegal practice

  • Malicious registration of WeChat accounts remains a problem, with people using false accounts to drive traffic, conduct frauds and spread pornography

Topic |   Tencent
WeChat, or Weixin as it is known in China, is operated by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings. It has become China’s everyday mobile app with over one billion monthly active users. Photo: AFP WeChat, or Weixin as it is known in China, is operated by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings. It has become China’s everyday mobile app with over one billion monthly active users. Photo: AFP
WeChat, or Weixin as it is known in China, is operated by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings. It has become China’s everyday mobile app with over one billion monthly active users. Photo: AFP
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