In the UK, there is currently heightened regulatory scrutiny and increased public interest in children’s data protection and online harm, with a raft of new guidance and regulation from both the ICO and Ofcom, the chief regulator of the Online Safety Act, in relation to children’s safety online. 

Since the introduction of the ICO’s Children’s

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On Monday 29 April, new cyber security requirements entered into force in the United Kingdom.  They apply to connected products sold to consumers and place obligations on the manufacturers, importers and distributors of those products.

Background

The Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (Security Requirements for Relevant Connectable Products) Regulations 2023 (Regulations) are the

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