In the United States believe that the application can transmit data to the Chinese government.
In the United States would expect the President of the United States Donald trump will sign a decree that will make the Chinese company ByteDance to sell U.S. subsidiary TikTok, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Comments.
This step is aimed at solving problems related to the fact that foreign TikTok can be a threat to national security. The U.S. government is conducting a review of the national security of the TikTok and ready to make a political recommendation to the Trump, said Finance Minister Steven Mnuchin reporters this week at the White house.
ByteDance considering the possibility of changing its corporate structure and is reportedly considering selling a controlling stake in TikTok.
Microsoft is negotiating the acquisition TikTok, The New York Times reported, citing a person knowledgeable about the discussions. Microsoft declined to comment to CNN Business.
TikTok critics fear that the data it collects about its American users, can be in the hands of the Chinese government, although TikTok said that stores its data outside of China, and that he will resist all attempts of Beijing to capture this information.
Experts on cyber security stated that there is no evidence that user data was compromised TikTok Chinese intelligence.