There have been some shocking statistics surrounding the digital safeguarding landscape that have come out of the UK in the past year. One in five children in England and Wales experienced cyberbullying in 2020, and safeguarding issues are up 77% during the pandemic according to charities.
CIPA (Children’s Internet Protection Act) is a bill enacted by the United States Congress in 2000 due to growing concerns over the inappropriate content, harmful and obscene content that children have access to online.
In this post, we’ll show you how we can help you meet statutory requirements using web filtering, monitoring, cloud architecture, and more.
At Netsweeper, our data shows that terrorist and extremist content are on the rise on the internet — hate speech sites alone have more than doubled since the pandemic again. Our partner, the CTIRU (Counter Terrorism Internet Referral Unit) has seen a 7% increase in 2020 the amount of suspected terrorist content, compared to the year previous.
Netsweeper is proud to be a longstanding member of the IWF and continues to support their goal of eliminating child sexual abuse content online. The primary goal of the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) is to control online sexual abuse content.