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The EU has banned TikTok on staff devices

February 23, 2023

Via: BGR

The TikTok bans just keep on coming.

As reported by the BBC, the European Commission has officially banned TikTok from being installed on devices used by its staff. Sonya Gospodinova, a spokesperson for the EU, said that the corporate management board of the European Commission, the executive branch of the EU, made the decision to ban the social media app from staff devices.

In a statement, Gospodinova said that “the measure aims to protect the Commission against cybersecurity threats and actions which may be exploited for cyberattacks against the corporate environment of the commission,” echoing other government agencies that have banned the app due to security concerns.

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