New Government Rules Could Force Porn Sites to Use Tighter Age Verification Techniques

As part of plans to protect children and make the online world safer for them, the Government is intending to introduce new age verification rules to all internet porn sites, according to the Birmingham Mail.

CNBC: “Porn Sites in UK to Introduce Age Verification Process”

Pornography websites serving the United Kingdom could soon be forced to prove that users are of an adult age under new laws announced by the British Government.

Huffington Post: Adult Site Age Verification A Vital Step

Young people are not equipped to deal with pornography. It can have a deeply damaging effect on their behavior and their understanding of consent and healthy relationships.
NSPCC research shows that by the age of 16 nearly half of young people have viewed pornography, and those children are just as likely to find it accidentally as they are to deliberately search for it.

BBC: “Porn ID Checks Set to Start in April 2018”

A nine-month countdown to the introduction of compulsory age checks on online pornography seen from the UK has begun. The April 2018 goal to protect under-18s was revealed as digital minister Matt Hancock signed the commencement order for the Digital Economy Act, which introduces the requirement.

Ben Jordan, Aristotle: “Having a solid identity provider protects the business from heavy penalties”

Both governments and financial services need data to achieve a level of confidence to proceed with a certain function.

Why igaming start-ups must remain compliant & how to do it

Integrity’s European Business Director, Ben Jordan, recently caught up with CalvinAyre.com to discuss the importance of age verification for the online gambling industry.

Your Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive Checklist

The deadline for EU member states to comply with the European Union’s Fourth Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Directive is June 26, 2017. What does this mean for your business?

UK Government Launches Porn Site Age Checks Consultation

“Age checking is nothing new,” said Ben Jordan from Aristotle, which provides such services. “The online gambling industry has been doing this for years and it’s been very effective.”

Aristotle’s Integrity Launches Solution for European Union’s Fourth Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Directive

Fully outsourced compliance solution brings cost-efficient authentication to iGaming

GiGse 2014, Looks Like a Success

Aristotle Integrity’s John Aristotle Phillips enjoyed a successful session at #GiGse2014, helping judge the Start-Up GiGse LaunchPad with Gavin Teo.

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