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Pornhub content purge crucial move, but to root out non-consensual porn, society must question 'normalised' rape culture
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Pornhub content purge crucial move, but to root out non-consensual porn, society must question 'normalised' rape culture

The rape culture purports it as the responsibility of trafficked women or victims of revenge porn to ensure that their non-consensual videos do not end up online while placing no onus on the platform to disallow such content or to take swift and strict action on non-consensual porn

US Senate committee approves anti-child porn bill after addressing Google, Facebook encryption concerns
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US Senate committee approves anti-child porn bill after addressing Google, Facebook encryption concerns

US tech companies believe that the proposed law goes too far to weaken privacy protections for ordinary users.

Case registered against 17 IP address-owners in Maharashtra for uploading child porn clips on Facebook; all booked aged between 20-35
India

Case registered against 17 IP address-owners in Maharashtra for uploading child porn clips on Facebook; all booked aged between 20-35

A case has been registered against owners of 17 IP addresses in Maharashtra's Palghar district from where child pornographic videos were allegedly uploaded on social media

Indian govt meets Google, Twitter, Facebook, says it wants encryption broken in fight against child porn
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Indian govt meets Google, Twitter, Facebook, says it wants encryption broken in fight against child porn

The panel met officials of companies such as Google, Twitter, Facebook, and WhatsApp before preparing Saturday’s report

Facebook, Google come under increasing pressure in Europe to counter extremist content
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Facebook, Google come under increasing pressure in Europe to counter extremist content

UK called for a first-of-its-kind watchdog for social media that could fine executives and even ban companies.

Govt may amend IT law to allow shutdown of apps, sites that spread fake news
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Govt may amend IT law to allow shutdown of apps, sites that spread fake news

The amendment also proposes tech companies to deploy tools to "identify" and curb unlawful content.

WhatsApp criticised for failing to remove child porn shared across chat groups
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WhatsApp criticised for failing to remove child porn shared across chat groups

WhatsApp has responded saying that it "has a zero-tolerance policy around child sexual abuse."

Facebook removed  8.7 million user images of child nudity last quarter
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Facebook removed 8.7 million user images of child nudity last quarter

Facebook’s rules for years have banned even family photos of lightly clothed children.

Centre tells SC it is taking help of US-based private body to curb child porn menace
India

Centre tells SC it is taking help of US-based private body to curb child porn menace

The Centre has told the Supreme Court that it is taking the help of a US-based private body to curb the menace of child porn in India

Centre tells SC that 3,500 websites hosting child pornography have been blocked in one month
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Centre tells SC that 3,500 websites hosting child pornography have been blocked in one month

The government has asked CBSE to consider installation of jammers in schools to block access to child pornographic content.

Judge throws out evidence gathered in FBI Child Porn sting
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Judge throws out evidence gathered in FBI Child Porn sting

A US Federal Judge for the first time disallowed the FBI from using evidence it gathered by infecting a dark web child porn site with malware.

Rethink on porn ban: Govt to issue new notification after high-level meet
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Rethink on porn ban: Govt to issue new notification after high-level meet

The Ministry of Communication and Information Technology on Tuesday announced that the ban would only be limited to those websites which show child porn.

If child porn is the reason, could porn ban be the solution? Here’s how the world deals with the menace
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If child porn is the reason, could porn ban be the solution? Here’s how the world deals with the menace

A little over 2 years ago, an activist sounded off the government with a list of 857 pornography websites. He referred to pornography as being “worse than Hitler, worse than AIDS, cancer or any other epidemic.

Dear Shaina NC, restrictions upon the internet don't make for a better society
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Dear Shaina NC, restrictions upon the internet don't make for a better society

That Shaina NC has a somewhat warped view of the internet became clear as she continued to speak on a TV debate

Catholic priest from India arrested in Florida; had child porn on phone
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Catholic priest from India arrested in Florida; had child porn on phone

A Catholic priest from India was jailed after asking a 14-year-old boy to help him delete dozens of images of child pornography from his phone.

Philippines police bust child porn operation inside school
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Philippines police bust child porn operation inside school

Cybercrime investigation head Ronald Aguto says the suspects used a room at the Mountaintop Christian Academy in Metropolitan Manila to post images and video on the Internet for foreign consumption.

Supreme Court issues notice to DoT on how to block child porn in India
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Supreme Court issues notice to DoT on how to block child porn in India

Even as technology bigwigs like Google and Microsoft are sitting up to take note and combat child sex abuse on the Internet, the Supreme Court of India (SC)

Fake FBI warning tricks man into surrendering himself for possession of child porn
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Fake FBI warning tricks man into surrendering himself for possession of child porn

Here’s a weird one. We’ve heard of viruses and malware bringing harm to computers but in a rare instance, a “ransomware” has brought a