Microsoft launches Project Fetra, Facebook Ad Boycott and Tiktok Backlash Continues

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Microsoft launches Project Fetra, a free to use malware and rootkit forensic tool for Linux based cloud VM’s.

Facebook talks with Civil Rights Groups fails:

Facebook’s Chief Executive officer Mark Zuckerberg and Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg talks with the civil rights groups didn’t workout as the company as thought. The Ad boycott on social media platforms has occurred after the recent events in the United States. Civil rights Groups has placed 10 demands before the company to stop spread of Hate Speech for profit. Facebook, Instagram revenue mostly comes from Ads, so the company is tying to solve the issue as soon as possible. The complete article can be found at NewYork Times.

Tiktok backlash continues:

After being banned by India, Tiktok now fears getting banned in U.S. In talks with the Fox news, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said “We are certainly look at it”. This ban could be similar to sanctions imposed on Huawei by the U.S.

Pompeo said that

“With respect to Chinese apps on people’s cell phones, I can assure you the US will get this one right too. I don’t want to get out in front of the President [Donald Trump], but it’s something we’re looking at.”

To calm down the situation Tiktok is started saying that it is being headed by an “American” CEO so the state can assure the safety and privacy on the platform.

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