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Apple reportedly Scanned iCloud e-mail for Child Abuse Material since 2019

Apple reportedly Scanned iCloud e-mail for Child Abuse Material since 2019

Apple reportedly has been scanning some users' emails for child abuse imagery since 2019, according to a new report. The latest revelation comes amid fallout over Apple's newly revealed plans to scan for child abuse imagery on some people's devices. Earlier this month, Apple said it would would implement a system to scan some people's iPhones, iPads and Mac computers for child abuse imagery, worrying security and privacy advocates

Public Report hundreds of thousands of Child Abuse Images to Irish watchdog

Public Report hundreds of thousands of Child Abuse Images to Irish watchdog

A quarter of the reports made to an Irish internet watchdog resulted in it identifying hundreds of thousands of child sexual abuse images and videos. Hotline.ie, the primary national channel where members of the public can anonymously report suspected illegal content online, witnessed child sexual abuse material being spread. Hotline.ie said 2020 was a year “unlike any other” with a 142% rise in child sexual abuse material which appeared to be self-generated images or videos 

Child Abuse Affects Brain Development; Study Reveals Complex Trauma Related to Psychopathology and Cognitive Illness

Child Abuse Affects Brain Development; Study Reveals Complex Trauma Related to Psychopathology and Cognitive Illness

Complex trauma negatively impacts people, especially those who are young. This anomaly at an early age may be relayed to a child through various sets of maltreatment, including child abuse and interpersonal exploits. A new study found that repeated child abuse, or complex trauma, is related to psychopathology and cognitive impairment. In the new study, the people who experienced complex trauma in childhood are more likely to have mental problems and cognitive deficits

Victoria Chapter part of Bikers Organization Aiming to Curb Child Abuse

Victoria Chapter part of Bikers Organization Aiming to Curb Child Abuse

Bikers from around the world are taking to the road to break the cycle of child abuse.

Chinese Primary School head Teacher Detained after former Pupils Accuse him of Sex Abuse

Chinese Primary School head Teacher Detained after former Pupils Accuse him of Sex Abuse

A primary school head teacher in central China has been detained on suspicion of child molestation, after multiple women reported him to the police.

Five Carroll County Family Members Arrested for Child Abuse

Five Carroll County Family Members Arrested for Child Abuse

Investigators said it is a horrific case of child abuse in Carroll County that saw five family members charged.

Employee of Salt Lake Valley Youth Detention Center Faces Child Abuse Charge after Teen in custody Suffers Broken Arm

Employee of Salt Lake Valley Youth Detention Center Faces Child Abuse Charge after Teen in custody Suffers Broken Arm

An employee of the Salt Lake Valley Detention Center has been charged with second-degree felony child abuse, infliction of serious injury intentionally, after police say he used an unapproved hold on a 16-year-old boy in custody, breaking the child’s wrist.

Policy groups Request Apple Abandon Plans to Scan Devices for Child Abuse Imagery

Policy groups Request Apple Abandon Plans to Scan Devices for Child Abuse Imagery

An international coalition of policy and civil rights groups published an open letter Thursday asking Apple to “abandon its recently announced plans to build surveillance capabilities into iPhones, iPads and other Apple products.”

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