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WhatsApp being used to spread child pornography, says report

Updated : December 21, 2018 03:51 PM IST

In the absence of adequate human moderators, such material is slipping by the automated systems of the popular instant messaging platform that offers end-to-end encryption for its users, TechCrunch reported on Thursday.
Third-party apps for finding WhatsApp groups offer invite links to join users trading child pornography material, according to a report from two Israeli NGOs -- Screen Savers and Netivei Reshe.
WhatsApp being used to spread child pornography, says report
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