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Denmark Investigates TikTok for Possible Privacy Violations

June 30, 2020, 2:39 PM

Denmark’s data watchdog has opened an investigation into TikTok to determine whether the Chinese video application is complying with European privacy rules.

In particular, the Danish Data Protection Agency wants to know whether TikTok is providing special protection for its underage users, in line with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to a statement.

Read more: TikTok Among 59 Chinese Apps India Bans on Security Fears

To contact the reporter on this story:
Morten Buttler in Copenhagen at mbuttler@bloomberg.net

To contact the editors responsible for this story:
Christian Wienberg at cwienberg@bloomberg.net

Nick Rigillo

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