2023-01-18 02:25:20

TikTok banned from University of Texas campus on cybersecurity concerns

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By Bloomberg
  • The University of Texas at Austin has banned the use of the viral short video app owned by Chinas ByteDance on the school network
  • At least 25 states have barred the use of TikTok on government devices in the US, with Texas Governor Greg Abbott issuing his own order on the app last month

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