Como Is Infosec

Cory Doctorow
6 min readAug 7, 2022

Content moderation is a security problem.

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in·fo·sec (/ˈinfōˌsek/): information security

co·mo (/koh-moh/): content moderation

Content moderation is really, really hard.

Content moderators:

  • seek to set conversational norms, steering transgressors toward resources that help them better understand the local conversational rules;