U.S. Navy bans TikTok from government cellphones, citing ’cybersecurity threat’

U.S. Navy bans TikTok from government cellphones, citing ’cybersecurity threat’

The United States Navy banned the social media app TikTok from government-issued mobile devices, saying the popular video app is a ’cybersecurity threat.’ Last month the US Army told cadets not to use the app. The U.S. government has opened a national security review of the app’s owner Beijing ByteDance Technology Company $1 billion acquisition of U.S. social media app Musical.ly.

Skeptic
Skeptic
America
America 2 months

Just Navy? Odd this wouldnt be a D.O.D. thing.

Dave
Dave 2 months

Oh no, how are the sailors supposed to find the easiest thots when they get shore leave?

Tim Baker
Tim Baker 2 months

Good I say social media like this is waste of time and brain cells. These people wanna post kn social media it should be done through the right channels so security leaks can be plugged.

Son Of Shaw
Son Of Shaw 2 months

Air Force recruits told to go for run in rain Navy told “no more Tik tok” .... just kidding, AF never runs.

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Also avoid WPS, easus backup, dragonfly and so on. All Chinese spyware!

Kevin McAlpin
Kevin McAlpin 2 months

it's about time.

Susan Francis
Susan Francis 2 months

Beijing SUCKS !! Pure Evil !!!🏴‍☠️🩸⚰️🔥

Harry Tindley
Harry Tindley 2 months

I am quite happy about this.

Indo
Indo 2 months

Tit for Tat more likely. but anyway the the prior behaviour of those people caused nuisances that is being experienced in many regions.

Dillon Wright
Dillon Wright 2 months

Didnt someone find some chinese counter intelligence in Tik Tok a few months back? I swear there was an article on here somewhere, correct me if I'm wrong

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