10/16/2006

Italy adopts Microsoft anti-child-porn technology

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 5:09 pm

Italy became the first European country to adopt a Microsoft system for combating child pornography on the Internet, something the government and the computer firm believe the whole continent is set to take up.

At a news conference on Monday, the Italian police’s special communications unit said the Child Exploitation Tracking System (CETS), which is already in use in Canada and Indonesia, will speed up its investigations into Web pornography by 80 percent.

Source: Yahoo

 

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