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Reports: Amazon bars video app TikTok on workers' phones

1 month ago   |   By KSBW

Amazon has told reportedly employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app.
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Amazon bars video app TikTok on workers' phones: Reports

Amazon bars video app TikTok on workers' phones: Reports

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Amazon has told employees to delete the popular video app TikTok from phones on which they use Amazon email, citing security risks from the China-owned app, according to reports and posts by Twitter users who said they were Amazon employees.
The notice said employees must delete the app by Friday to keep access to Amazon email. Workers would still be allowed to use TikTok from an Amazon laptop browser.
In an emailed statement, TikTok said that Amazon did not notify it before sending the email. “We still do not understand their concerns,” it continued, adding that the company would welcome...
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Amazon tells employees to delete TikTok from phones, citing security risks

1 month ago   |   By CNBC

The move comes as TikTok, owned by Beijing-based ByteDance, is under drawing scrutiny over its ties to China and the potential for the Chinese government to access user data.
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Amazon Tells Employees to Delete TikTok From Mobile Devices

1 month ago   |   By Time

Amazon.com Inc. told employees to delete the social media app TikTok from mobile devices they use to access company email, citing “security risks,” according to an email reviewed by Bloomberg.
The online retailer sent the email Thursday morning, adding that employees could still access TikTok from their work laptops.
“Due to security risks, the TikTok app is no longer permitted on mobile devices that access Amazon email,” the company said. “If you have TikTok on your device, you must remove it by 10-Jul to retain mobile access to Amazon email.”
TikTok is owned by Chinese company ByteDance...
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Amazon orders employees to delete TikTok, citing security risks

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

Amazon on Friday ordered its employees to immediately delete the video-sharing app from their phones, citing security threats posed by the popular social media platform.
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Amazon tells employees to delete TikTok by end of day

Amazon tells employees to delete TikTok by end of day

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Amazon is banning employees from having the wildly popular TikTok app on their phones, citing “security risks” associated with the Chinese-owned company in a Friday memo. “If you have TikTok on your device, you must remove it by 10-Jul to retain mobile access to Amazon email,” the Seattle-based e-tailing giant said in an IT email...
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