TikTok Was Secretly Collecting Data On Its Android App That Violated Google Protocol

TikTok Was Secretly Collecting Data On Its Android App That Violated Google Protocol

Posted August 11, 2020

TikTok Was Secretly Collecting Data On Its Android App That Violated Google Protocol

  • With TikTok currently fighting against an executive order ban in the U.S. by the Trump Administration, it now appears the popular app has come under even more scrutiny for collecting MAC addresses without user’s consent.
  • We constantly update our app to keep up with evolving security challenges, and the current version of TikTok does not collect MAC addresses.
  • “We have never given any U.S. user data to the Chinese government nor would we do so if asked.” – TikTok

– Keenan Higgins | August 11, 2020