Spain’s privacy watchdog says it’s probing ChatGPT too

Spain’s data protection authority, the AEPD, has followed Italy’s lead and announced a preliminary investigation of ChatGPT-maker OpenAI over suspected breaches of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

In a press release about its action (translated from Spanish) it writes: “The Spanish Data Protection Agency (AEPD) has initiated ex officio preliminary investigation proceedings against the U.S. company OpenAI, owner of the ChatGPT service, for possible non-compliance with the regulations.”

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