Going a step further in the creep factor, however, is that there is a mandatory app for all competitors. Yes, it’s supposed to help protect against the spread of COVID, but the app also contains a file called “illegalwords.txt” which contains a variety of phrases that might relate to communism, China’s other politics, Tibet, or other areas of interest to the government spies

An app all attendees of the upcoming Beijing Olympics must use has encryption flaws that could allow personal information to leak, a cyber security watchdog said Tuesday.

Found at news.yahoo.com