By Wendy Shore on October 13, 2020

Facebook responsible for 94% of 69 million child sex abuse images reported by US tech firms

The figures emerged as seven countries, including the UK, published a statement on Sunday warning of the impact of end-to-end encryption on public safety online.

Facebook has previously announced plans to fully encrypt communications in its Messenger app, as well as its Instagram Direct service – on top of WhatsApp, which is already encrypted – meaning no one apart from the sender and recipient can read or modify messages.

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Published by Wendy Shore October 13, 2020