ICO opens content moderation consultation

27/04/2023 | ICO

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has opened a consultation to help it develop content moderation guidelines. The ICO says it has a role in ensuring personal data is processed in compliance with data protection law during online content moderation. The ICO is looking for feedback in three areas:

  • How content moderation solutions are developed, and in what capacity is personal data is used?
  • Areas where clarification is required in the application of UK GDPR, DPA2018 and PECR relating to content moderation.
  • Any other data protection challenges organisations face when they undertake content moderation.

This consultation closes on 9 June 2023.

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