Keeping Children Safe Online — The Importance of Web Filtering in Today’s Unregulated World

Keeping Children Safe Online — The Importance of Web Filtering in Today’s Unregulated World

At Netsweeper, our data shows that child exploitation, cybercrime, and illicit content are on the rise on the internet – child exploitation sites alone have quadrupled since the pandemic again, and the Internet Watch Foundation has seen a 77% increase in the amount of self-generated child sexual abuse content. Now more than ever, web filtering has become a necessity to protect users on the internet.