Posted Sep 5, 2023, 6:18 PMUpdated Sep 5, 2023, 6:25 PM
This contract smelt of sulfur. It is ultimately the cybersecurity company NCC, listed in London, which will be tasked by TikTok with providing guarantees in Europe as to the confidentiality of the data of the 134 million European users who are followers of the application of Chinese origin.
In the sights of many elected officials all over the continent, the company had promised this winter to give new pledges to those who suspect her of being a fake Peking nose or just be obliged to respond to requests from the intelligence services of the communist regime. Six months later, on Tuesday September 5, the short video specialist worked to remove the vagueness that had alarmed many observers around these commitments should lead to 1.2 billion euros of investment per year in European servers. In particular by giving the long-awaited name of its key partner.