In recent years, Social networking has become a fairly popular means of communication, strongly developed in the world as well as in Vietnam. Up to now, there are 728 social networks page in the country that have been licensed by the Ministry of Information and Communications. Most of the social media sites are operating in compliance with the provisions of the current law and the provisions of the license has been granted. However, through the inspection and review work, recently, some social networks still let mistakes happen in the process of operation.
One of the main mistakes that many social networks violate is not fully implementing technical measures in the management of social networks. Some social networks do not register and store members' personal information according to Point a, Clause 2, Article 23c of Decree No. 27/2018 / ND-CP dated March 1, 2018. Even in other forms, many social networks also allow users to register their membership through facebook, google accounts; Allow users under the age of 14 to register, but without the legal guardianship of an adult.
Social networks are gradually becoming one of the important information channels. However, the social media has posted some negativity. Fake news and false information has been distributed on social networks. Many individuals and organizations often take advantage of social networks to and spread false information, affecting many individuals and organizations and especially negatively affecting public opinion.
From the beginning of the year up to now, the Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic Information the Ministry of Information and Communications has sanctioned administrative violations against 06 organizations and enterprises for violations in Social network establishment operations, with a total fine of 105 million.