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Digital fingerprints of a million child abuse images made

Digital fingerprints of a million child abuse images made

Digital fingerprints of a million images of child sexual abuse have been created, the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has said.

6 June 2022 IWF In The News
1 million of the worst child sexual abuse images graded by ‘elite’ taskforce

1 million of the worst child sexual abuse images graded by ‘elite’ taskforce

The ‘shocking’ images of children can involve penetrative sexual activity, sexual activity with an animal, and sadism.

6 June 2022 IWF In The News
The US now hosts more child sexual abuse material online than any other country

The US now hosts more child sexual abuse material online than any other country

Experts predict that without new legislation, the problem will only grow.

26 April 2022 IWF In The News
The US Saw a Spike in Child Sexual Abuse URLs in 2021

The US Saw a Spike in Child Sexual Abuse URLs in 2021

CSAM hosting around the world rose 64 percent last year, and a surge in the United States put it second behind the Netherlands, a new report found.

25 April 2022 IWF In The News
Online child sexual abuse at record high levels - with some exploited within minutes

Online child sexual abuse at record high levels - with some exploited within minutes

Online child sexual abuse is at record high levels, according to exclusive figures given to ITV News.

25 April 2022 IWF In The News
Child abuse: Could tech devices be exposing children to grooming?

Child abuse: Could tech devices be exposing children to grooming?

Internet Watch Foundation in BBC News | IWF in the News

20 February 2022 IWF In The News
New data shows online child sexual abuse material rising

New data shows online child sexual abuse material rising

Internet Watch Foundation in politics.co.uk | IWF in the News

8 February 2022 IWF In The News
Supervise 7-to-10 year-olds online to protect against predators, warn child safety experts

Supervise 7-to-10 year-olds online to protect against predators, warn child safety experts

Internet Watch Foundation in iNews | IWF in the News

11 January 2022 IWF In The News
How the Internet Watch Foundation uses tech to tackle child abuse images online

How the Internet Watch Foundation uses tech to tackle child abuse images online

Internet Watch Foundation in Tech Monitor | IWF in the News

11 January 2022 IWF In The News
Analysts find 15 times as much child sexual abuse material on web as a decade ago

Analysts find 15 times as much child sexual abuse material on web as a decade ago

Internet Watch Foundation in Sky News | IWF in the News

13 November 2021 IWF In The News
Millions of child abuse images to be wiped from internet by Cambs taskforce

Millions of child abuse images to be wiped from internet by Cambs taskforce

Internet Watch Foundation in Cambridgeshire Live | IWF in the News

10 November 2021 IWF In The News
New tool to help children prevent nude images from being shared on internet

New tool to help children prevent nude images from being shared on internet

Report Remove in Mail Online | IWF in the News

10 November 2021 IWF In The News