According to the number of registered microblog users in that year, it means that one out of every three users forwarded that microblog, which is ridiculous. To this, “people’s Daily” official micro also denounced: “100 million forwarding, you really dare to brush!”
In June 2019, the “star aid” app, the driving force behind the manipulation of brush volume, was checked. Cai kunmiao, the developer of the staraid app, was sentenced to five years in prison for the crime of providing programs that intrude into the computer information system.
Cai Kunmiao, a defendant, was born in Quanzhou, Fujian Province in May 30, 1995. She was a Han nationality, a university student, a legal representative of Quanzhou Xingyu Network Technology Co., Ltd., a registered residence in Fujian, Quanzhou, Taiwan investment zone. She was arrested in March 8, 2019 for being suspected of committing the crime of destroying computer information system. She was arrested in April 11th of the same year and is now in custody in Beijing Fengtai District. By.
From January 2018 to March 2019, Cai kunmiao, without the authorization of sina Weibo, developed the star aid app on his own to provide others with the functions of forwarding Weibo and automatically forwarding Weibo in batches without logging in to the Weibo client. After that, a large number of users recharge and invade the Weibo server.
After identification, staraid app intercepts the relevant data of the corresponding account in the microblog server, submits the data to the server using the same network data format, and completes the interaction, so that it can automatically forward microblogs in batches without logging in to the microblog client.
According to statistics, by the time of the crime, the star aid app had used more than 190000 microblog accounts on the control side to log in, bound more than ××× microblog accounts, and CAI kunmiao got a recharge amount of RMB 6253752.86.
The court finally ruled that CAI kunmiao, the defendant, committed the crime of providing intrusion into computer information system procedures and was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment with a fine of RMB 100000 yuan. He continued to recover the illegal income of RMB 6253752.86 yuan and was confiscated. The frozen bank account funds of RMB 423559.98 yuan and the fruits generated were incorporated into the illegal income for execution.