Will benefit massive porn companies

Giving excessive power to major porn companies

Several large pornography companies have already shown interest in operating their own Age Verification solutions. Prominent among those is MindGeek who run several of the largest porn sites (such as PornHub, RedTube and YouPorn) and are promoting their AgeId service. There are clear dangers with dominant porn providers offering Age Verification solutions in that those could easily be used to manipulate and control the market giving them an even more significant monopoly provision. Mindgeek have been involved in a number of significant data and privacy breaches in recent years.

Pandora Blake has written at more substantial length about this aspect.

 

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