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UK DMCC Legislation: A New Era for Mobile App Security?

May 24, 2024

On May 24, 2024, after passing its final parliamentary stages, the UK Digital Markets, Competition, and Consumers (DMCC) Bill is pass after achieving royal assent. This landmark legislation aims to enhance competition and innovation within digital markets, impacting the mobile ecosystem dominated by tech giants Apple and Google. The DMCC Bill is designed to address and mitigate monopolistic behaviours that have stifled competition and innovation, ensuring a more equitable and dynamic digital marketplace. Similar to the European Union’s Digital Markets Act, this legislation may lead to changes in the way mobile apps are built, secured and distributed within the United Kingdom. Read Full Story