I suppose this was bound to happen although my money would’ve been on China or North Korea.

Italy has temporarily banned OpenAI’s ChatGPT due to concerns about data collection policies, including a recent data breach. The Italian data protection agency is investigating OpenAI’s data collection practices, data retention, and lack of age verification, as well as whether they are in compliance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.

 It should be interesting to see how to try to implement it.