We are pleased to announce that VerifyMy has joined the Internet Watch Foundation as a new Member, helping to keep the internet free from illegal child sexual abuse content. IWF Members are given access to a range of services that aid organisations in keeping their users, employees and children safe
We're excited to become a member of WeProtect Global Alliance to help in the fight to make the internet safer for children and society. Working with the Alliance, we will continue to develop our safeguarding solutions designed to solve the compliance and safeguarding problems of today's and tomorrow's online world.
In a high-profile debate during the passage of the Online Safety Bill, the VerifyMyContent solution was referenced to demonstrate the technical feasibility of requiring adult websites to maintain effective records of identity and consent verification for all those who feature within their content. Following some 50 hours of debate in
VerifyMy is excited to announce that its facial age estimation technology has been approved by the Kommission für Jugendmedienschutz (KJM), the German regulator for the protection of minors on online media. As a result, the technology can now be used to verify the age of users attempting to access 18+
Online payments specialists Paysafe is partnering with VerifyMy and advocating the use of VerifyMyContent, the company's identity verification and content moderation solution, for use by its adult entertainment merchants operating user-generated content websites. A market leader with over 20 years of experience in online payments, Paysafe offers businesses a one-stop
It has often been said that global corporations may wield more power and influence than national governments. A prime example of this has been Mastercard’s strong and principled stand against underage performers in adult content and the issue of participant consent. Their rule book was updated last year to
In April 2022, the law restricting the sale of knives and corrosive substances in the UK was significantly tightened, now requiring rigorous age checks both before an online purchase and at the point of delivery. Read our report to better understand the impact on your buiness. Download the full report
The United Kingdom government has presented to Parliament a revised draft of its trailblazing online safety legislation, which now begins the process of scrutiny by first the House of Commons and then the House of Lords before becoming law, probably early in 2023. Read our report to better understand the
Until now, the debate around the UK’s Online Safety Bill and age verification has centred on the adult industry and the requirement to prevent children from accessing online pornography. However, whilst the recently-published revised draft certainly tackles this issue, it also has far more wide-ranging implications for websites across
VerifyMyAge is pleased to announce we are now a proud member of UKIE. As the world's longest-running games and interactive trade body, UKIE helps its members with a range of business support services. UKIE represents nearly 500 businesses across the UK, including major video game platforms, international publishers, independent developers
German courts have taken a further significant step in clarifying the complex question of jurisdiction over the regulation of the internet within the EU by making it clear that the German government can take action against pornographic websites based in other EU states that breach German laws on child protection.
VerifyMyAge's report outlines the essential requirements of The Children's Code (or the Age Appropriate Design Code) and its impact on your business. The Code marks a significant step forward in addressing the challenges related to the processing of personal data, particularly of those under 18. For businesses to ensure that
VerifyMyAge’s blueprint report explores the current state of play in regard to how the European Union, United Kingdom, France and Germany are tackling age verification for access to adult content and what this means for local consumers and the content providers. There is presently no uniform global or regional