• The Italian privacy regulator has imposed a temporary ban on ChatGPT due to alleged privacy violations.
  • OpenAI, the company behind ChatGPT, will be investigated and must comply with the GDPR before the ban can be lifted.

Key terms:

  • Italian privacy regulator: The national data protection authority of Italy
  • General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): The EU's landmark privacy law
  • BEUC: Consumer advocacy group that called for an investigation into ChatGPT


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