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The EU wants to scan all chat messages, using the guise of combating child abuse

https://reclaimthenet.org/the-eu-wants-to-scan-all-chat-messages/

The European Commission, the executive arm of the European Union, has proposed a scanning obligation for messaging providers to combat the spreading of child sexual abuse material (CSAM).

The proposal states that, at the request of a government agency, “Providers of hosting services and providers of interpersonal communication services that have received a detection order shall execute it by installing and operating technologies to detect” CSAM