Over 50 lakh people have downloaded an Indian TikTok clone called Mitron and the app is still being downloaded because TikTok is going through a bit of a crisis right now. Mitron's unique selling points appear to be its branding and the fact that it is Indian. While it's great that an Indian app is so popular, is this particular app safe to use? Should you download this app or skip it for safety's sake?
We did a basic whois lookup on that domain name, and the only information we got was that the domain was registered via GoDaddy and the address is Uttarakhand. Mitron was reportedly developed by an IIT-Roorkee student, so the Uttarakhand address does appear to add up. However, that's a weak connection at best.
Mitron needs to fix its privacy problems really soon, but until then, we wouldn't feel recommend using the app.
After knowing all of these things, do you still think you should use Mitron? Let us know via the comments.
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