GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida is strongly recommending students and faculty stop using the popular social media app TikTok.
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The university sent out a letter explaining there could be a ban put in place for all university networks and devices.
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Officials said the security risks go beyond users themselves.
Soon, federal employees will no longer be able to use TikTok on government-issued devices.
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Florida already implemented a TikTok ban for state employees in 2020.
There are 22 other states that have similar rules in place.
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