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Mobile firms to block child porn

Published on: 12.02.08
Source: BBC News online

The Global association for mobile firms (GSMA) has launched the Mobile Alliance, which aims to block paedophiles using phones to send or receive child sexual abuse images. With mobile firms from across the world the new alliance is essential, because web access via phones improves.
Among planned measures will be a block on mobile phone access to websites which host abusive content. Moreover there will be hotlines to give account to services carrying inappropriate images.

Please read the complete article under http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7238739.stm


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