On the morning of June 5th, the Haidian Court issued a case report saying that it was improper to use technology to block and block users from accessing the Sunshine Broadband Network and the Headline Network. Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Media Co., Ltd. and Beijing BiaoJiuJiu Technology Co., Ltd. were unfair. The competition dispute grounds Shenzhen Tencent Computer Systems Co., Ltd. to the court and demanded that it immediately stop the unfair competition acts of intercepting, shielding, and impeding user access, apologize and compensate 40 million yuan in economic losses. On June 1, Haidian Court accepted the case.
According to Eryuan, both Tencent and Tencent are Internet companies providing Internet product services and have a direct competitive relationship. Tencent Computer Manager, Tencent QQ, Tencent Cloud, and Daily Express are products and services provided by Tencent. Tencent is known as a company. Internet companies have great influence and control in the industry.
Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Company and Byte Bounce Company found that when Internet users visit the website of www.365yg.com (Sunshine Broadband Network), Tencent’s “Tencent Security Manager” through its operations, “Tencent QQ,” Prompt through pop-ups and other methods, "this site is dangerous not to visit" and other content, interception, shielding Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Company website, preventing users from accessing the site, and its "Tencent computer housekeeper" promotion, promotion. Tencent also publicized this through the Tencent cloud platform and the daily express platform operated by it, smashing Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Company and today’s headlines.
The two plaintiffs held that Tencent's use of Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Co., Ltd. and today’s headline website is a dangerous website, including false information, fraud risks, and being reported by a large number of users, and blocking and intercepting the Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Company’s website and its goodwill. slander. At the same time, relying on the fear of doubt of the majority of users and the resulting demand for security software to protect computers, we recommend that users install Tencent’s security software to improperly divert traffic from Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Company and today’s headline website, thereby increasing The number of users of Tencent. Tencent severely derogated and reduced the commercial reputation and product reputation of Yuncheng Sunshine Culture Company and today’s headlines, causing adverse social impact and major economic losses. Tencent’s actions violated the “Anti-Unfair Competition Law”.
At present, the case is under further investigation.