TikTok says working on deal with US government to safeguard user data

TikTok says working on deal with US government to safeguard user data

Source: ByteDance

Chinese-owned social media site TikTok told U.S. senators it is working on a final agreement with the U.S. government that “will fully safeguard user data and U.S. national security interests,” according to a letter seen Friday by Reuters.

TikTok Chief Executive Shou Zi Chew told senators in a letter dated Thursday the short video app was working with Oracle Corp on “new advanced data security controls that we hope to finalize in the near future.”

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