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Germany: Filter software for youth protection not reliable

Published on: 21.05.07
Source: heise online

Specific protection systems for children and youth are promising to block websites with harmful content like pornography, violence or Nazi propaganda automatically. But the performance is suitable only to a limited extend. The computer magazine c't points out in a test of the current issue 8/07, that the filter software is easy to dodge.

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