UK to ban TikTok on official mobile phones for safety reasons

He United Kingdom will prohibit installing the Chinese application TikTok on official government mobiles for security reasonsas announced this Thursday the British channel «Sky News».

The Secretary Cabinet State, Oliver Dowdenwill perform the announcement today before Parliamentin a speech about the “Security in Government Apparatuses”.

British Prime Minister, Rishi Sunakis under international pressure from its international partners, especially from USAto join the veto Tik Tok on official phones that may contain sensitive information.

This week, the secretary of State of Security, Tom Tugendhatexplained to the same channel that has requested to the National Cybersecurity Center check the app to make sure that it does not pose a threat.

The White Housethe government of Canadathe European Comission and the eurochamber are some of the institutions that have vetoed the use of TikTok on corporate devices of your employees

Meanwhile, TikTok has denied thatthat facilitates access from the Chinese government to the data of its users and talks about «prejudices» because it is a company from that country.