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Is TikTok Reading Your Texts On The Pretext Of Detecting Scams?

Jun 26, 2020 11:34 PM IST India India

A new issue of TikTok’s mobile app has come into light, where it appears to be reading users’ clipboards in the background to paste any text in the app that a user may have copied. This seemingly happens without any express or prior permission of the user, and almost feels like a privacy bomb that’s waiting to blow up.