France Bans TikTok Other Fun Apps From Government Devices

The French government has revealed intentions to prohibit “recreational” apps from being used on official devices, including TikTok, Netflix, Instagram, Candy Crush, and Twitter.

The action, which is anticipated to have an impact on some 2.5 million government employees, will be watched over by The National Cybersecurity Agency of France (ANSII).

According to Civil Service Minister Stanislas Guerini, “Recreational applications do not give acceptable levels of cybersecurity and data protection to be put on administration’s digital tools.” “These applications may thus pose a risk to the privacy of these governments’ public officials and their data.”

The minister also made it clear that there can be times when the norm is altered read more France Bans TikTok Other Fun Apps From Government Devices.

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