Headline should read "Australia kotows to the USA, yet again, demonstrating it's their lapdog".
Australia has joined the growing list of nations that have decided TikTok represents an unacceptable risk when running on government-owned devices, so has decided not to allow it onto those machines. Citing "advice from intelligence and security agencies," attorney-general Mark Dreyfus today announced the national government …
Tuesday 4th April 2023 08:47 GMT AdamT
Am I missing something?
Why is any government supplied device allowing anything to be installed other than the specific work/government required apps? Shouldn't these devices be completely locked down anyway?
Yes, I know that many/most governments have social media accounts (even on TikTok maybe?) in which case, sure, let those people have two devices : one clean and one dirty. And, of course, any personal device they have should be completely separate.