Over 2 billion TikTok users’ records exposed in a data breach

  • Cyber-security researchers on Monday discovered a potential¬†data breach¬†in Chinese short-form video app TikTok, allegedly involving up to 2 billion user database records.
  • Several cyber-security analysts tweeted about the discovery of what was a breach of an insecure server that allowed access to TikTok’s storage, which they believe contained personal user data.