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TikTok Fined £12.7m For Violating UK Data Privacy Laws
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TikTok Fined £12.7m For Violating UK Data Privacy Laws

Social media company TikTok has been fined £12.7 million ($15.75 million) by the UK's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for repeatedly breaking the nation's data protection laws. TikTok failed to get parental permission from users under the age of 13 and did not conduct sufficient checks to detect and stop underage users from accessing the social media app. There are rules in place to guarantee that our kids are just as safe online as they are offline. TikTok broke these rules, according to UK Information Commissioner John Edwards. According to the privacy watchdog, the inadequate response led to an estimated one million under-13s accessing the platform in an inappropriate way read more TikTok Fined £12.7m For Violating UK Data Privacy Laws. With ReconBee.com Stay ahead ...