TikTok Theft of Personal Data for Profit

TikTok is a very popular phone app. Mostly very young people download the free app onto their phones to make short videos to share with their friends and the general public. Unfortunately, TikTok collects more data than necessary about the user without their permission. This data is later sold to advertisers or other parties. Since TikTok is a Chinese app, the Chinese government by law can ask TikTok to share the data…