Why TikTok Should Be Ban?

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TikTok app is a Chinese application. You will be surprised to hear that China never uses applications made by other countries. The Chinese government has banned the use of applications made in other countries. There, Chinese-made WeChat is used instead of WhatsApp. Browsers made in other countries are not used in China. They think that if we use them, our important information will go to other countries. But applications made in China are used by people all over the world. So that if they need any information later, they can easily get it. In 2017 National Intelligence Work Institutions has told the companies that they can lawfully collect and process relevant intelligence on foreign bodies, organizations, and individuals engaged in.

Now let’s come to the point of TikTok. TikTok is in 5th position of the highest number of downloads in the world. TikTok has one billion-plus users across the world and most of them are from India.

TikTok Should Be Ban

List of top ten countries with the largest TikTok database:

  1. India – 119.3 million users
  2. USA – 39.6 million users
  3. Turkey – 28.4 million users
  4. Russia – 24.3 million users
  5. Mexico – 19.7 million users
  6. Brazil – 18.4 million users
  7. Pakistan – 11.8 million users
  8. Saudi Arabia – 9.7 million users
  9. France – 9.1million users
  10. Germany – 8.8 million users

If one day China does the cyberattack on other countries or for any information they will collect from TikTok. You will be shocked after seeing the list that TikTok can access many features from your phone. See the long list here.

  • Microphone (record audio)
  • Camera
  • Device & App History
  • Contacts
  • Identity
  • Photo/Media/Files
  • Device storage (Modify, delete & read the contents from your USB storage)
  • Wifi connection information

Others

  • Read home settings and shortcuts
  • Receive data from the internet
  • View network connections
  • Reorder running apps
  • Control vibration
  • Toggle sync on and off
  • Control flashlight
  • Install shortcuts
  • Run at startup
  • Uninstall shortcuts
  • Prevent device from sleeping
  • Expand/collapse status bar
  • Use accounts on the device
  • Create accounts and set passwords
  • Change your audio settings
  • Full network access

You are giving full phone’s permissions to TikTok, though they say that this information they won’t use. But how can you believe when in 2019 US Government fined TikTok $5.7 million for illegally collecting children’s data. For this reason, US Army and India Army has banned soldiers from using TikTok on their work mobile phones, also banned for using Chinese phones.

In 2019 China removed a viral video from TikTok that condemned Beijing’s crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang. So this way China can misuse and manipulate your phone’s data. TikTok can be a big resource for cyber attacks. so, finally, you are giving full permission of your phone to TikTok for short term entertainment. There have a long list of Chinese App in play store. Most of them we use on our phone. See the top 18 Chinese apps among the top 100 apps in Google Play Store.

  • UCBrowser
  • ShareIt
  • BIGOLive
  • Clash of Kings
  • Mobile Legends Bang Banga
  • VMate
  • Xender
  • LiveME
  • BeautyPlus
  • Vigo Video
  • Viva Video
  • Club Factory
  • News dog
  • Camscanner
  • Cheez
  • Like
  • TikTok
  • LivU

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