TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. About 60 per cent of the app’s monthly active users in the US are between the ages of 16 and 24. Photo: AFPTikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. About 60 per cent of the app’s monthly active users in the US are between the ages of 16 and 24. Photo: AFP
TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. About 60 per cent of the app’s monthly active users in the US are between the ages of 16 and 24. Photo: AFP

US Army conducting TikTok security assessment after senator’s warning

  • Top Democrat Charles Schumer had asked for investigation of possible risks in military’s use of popular Chinese-owned video app to recruit US teens
  • Company says US user data is stored in the United States, with backup redundancy in Singapore
Topic |   TikTok
TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. About 60 per cent of the app’s monthly active users in the US are between the ages of 16 and 24. Photo: AFPTikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. About 60 per cent of the app’s monthly active users in the US are between the ages of 16 and 24. Photo: AFP
TikTok logo is displayed on a smartphone screen. About 60 per cent of the app’s monthly active users in the US are between the ages of 16 and 24. Photo: AFP
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