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Netizens turned off "Search by mobile phone number" is still found | Weibo: It is a bug

via:博客园     time:2019/3/16 16:33:54     readed:167

The leakage of personal privacy is shocking, but there are always some places that make you “surprise”, such as Weibo, which many people cannot do without.

Recently, Weibo netizens revealed thatSina Weibo has a bug, even if it is closed, the option to allow me to search through this phone number can still be found by others.

After further research, the netizen found that this option is very mysterious. In fact, it can only block people who have their own address book, but not for strangers.

In this case, if someone else saves the mobile phone number of the netizen and opens the microblogging "Allow me to recommend the address book friend" option, you can swipe the user's Weibo on the Weibo homepage. And it comes with a real name!

That is,Not a friend of the address book, as long as you have your mobile phone number, you can find the corresponding Weibo account.

网友关闭“通过手机号搜索”依然被找到:微博:是个 网友关闭“通过手机号搜索”依然被找到:微博:是个

This Weibo was widely forwarded and commented on vomiting.Weibo CEO Wang Gaofei@ responded and said that after closing this option, it will not be recommended, and will not display the real name. Last year, this option was complained once, and then the logic was checked. Customer service contact for further confirmation.


Subsequently, the exposed netizens updated Weibo and summarized the explanation of Sina Weibo service, which is simply:

- This option is intended to be an option to block everyone from finding the Weibo owner by phone number.

- This problem occurs in the netizen account because click to close <allows to search for me through this mobile phone number; after that, the background is not updated in time to close the operation (users say they have been closed half a year ago).

-The situation that the microblogging background will not be updated in time is because of the bug.At present, the user account has been urgently closed.


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