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Germany: access to porno-websites blocked by Arcor

Published on: 10.09.07
Source: heise online

The German provider service Arcor has blocked the access to offers with pornographic content for their customers. Several websites are not available by Arcor anymore, because pornographic content without adequate age verification has been freely accessable. The reason for blocking that content was a demand of a German erotic company, which is providing erotical videos online, but obeys the rules of youth protection by adequate use of the age verification system.

Please find the whole article in German language here.


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