On November 27, 2023, the UK government announced the first global guidelines to ensure the secure development of AI technology, which were developed by the UK National Cyber Security Centre and the U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, in cooperation with industry experts and other international agencies and ministries.
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On November 23, 2023, the UK government’s National Cyber Security Centre and the Republic of Korea’s National Intelligence Service issued a joint advisory detailing techniques and tactics used by cyber actors linked to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea that are carrying out software supply chain attacks.
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On November 8, 2023, the UK Information Commissioner’s Office and the European Data Protection Supervisor announced they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding intended to reinforce their “common mission to uphold individuals’ data protection and privacy rights, and cooperate internationally to achieve this goal”.
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On October 27, 2023, the European Data Protection Board adopted an urgent binding decision instructing the Irish Data Protection Commissioner to take final measures against Meta Ireland Limited within two weeks and impose a ban on Meta’s processing of personal data for behavioral advertising based on the contractual necessity and legitimate interests legal bases.
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On October 12, 2023, the French Data Protection Authority announced a €600,000 fine for mass media company Groupe Canal+ for failing to comply with its commercial prospecting obligations applicable under the French Post and Electronic Communications Code and several obligations of the EU General Data Protection Regulation.
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On October 30, 2023, the G7 leaders announced they had reached agreement on a set of International Guiding Principles on Artificial Intelligence and a voluntary Code of Conduct for AI developers, pursuant to the Hiroshima AI Process.
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