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June 25, 2021

CNBC

CNBC: "TikTok insiders say social media company is tightly controlled by Chinese parent ByteDance"

One cybersecurity expert said it could expose users to information requests by the Chinese government. “If the legal authorities in China or their parent company demands the data, users have already given them the legal right to turn it over,” said Bryan Cunningham, executive director of the Cybersecurity Policy & Research Institute at the University of California, Irvine.

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CNBC: "TikTok insiders say social media company is tightly controlled by Chinese parent ByteDance"

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