Monday, March 19, 2012

What Information Web Search Engines Decide To Show

What Information Web Search Engines Decide To Show Is Important.  They Need To Screen Out Indecent Images Better.

For Example, Public Internet Surfers Around The World Can Without Their Knowing See People Who Appear Older But Are Under Aged By A Few Months,  While Police Can Recognize Such Images, The Public Appears Not To Have Such Tools Available Yet.
Child pornography recognition software is one of many strategies to limit the spread of child pornography online. Police and Microsoft announced partnering to give law enforcement agencies access to Microsoft Corporation's PhotoDNA child pornography recognition image-matching technology.
Microsoft Donation: at no cost to police, the Child pornography recognition software
can help identify child sex abuse cases. It will comb through collections of digital images to identify child porn images.
While Police Get The Free Software, Will The Public Be Able To Filter Their Computers For Images Of Nudes That Appear Of Legal Age But Are Actually Just Shy Of 18 Years Of Age?
Child pornography laws provide severe penalties for anyone possessing pornography of minors appearing to be of legal age. Producers and distributors in almost all Western societies suffer extremely harsh sentences.  But what about those who possess images that they didn't know were pornography of minors appearing to be of legal age?
Child pornography laws in 187 countries shows that 93 have no laws that specifically address child pornography. The 2008 studies show from the 94 that do, 36 do not criminalize possession of child pornography regardless of intent to distribute. A sad state of affairs.
It's time to tackle pornography of minors appearing to be of legal age from more angles, including allowing private individuals to filter out such images on their own. Web filters  installed by private people could be used to prevent such downloads.
Share Your Comments On Filtering Pornography Of Minors Appearing To Be Of Legal Age. The World Internet Public Needs Such Porn Filters Used By Police.