Magdalena Avanesian

The Tech Lawyer

My Sessions
September 23, 2021 7:00 PM
Apple's New Child Safety Features: Privacy Benefits or an Authoritarian Governments Dream Come True?

Apple will have heard multiple objections over a new technology that will search for matches of known CSAM before the image is stored onto iCloud Photos.  But there are concerns that the tech could be increased and used by authoritarian governments to snoop and monitor its own people.This panel will explore the features, analyse the tech, and discuss the possible benefits vs. the obvious potential challenges and usages.

Speakers Include:

Host: Albert Fox Cahn, Esq., Executive Director, S.T.O.P. Surveillance Technology Oversight Project

Jillian C. York, Director for International Freedom of Expression, EFF

Magdalena Avanesian, The Tech Lawyer