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Parental control tools still ineffective at filtering social media - EC

Tuesday 21 November 2017 | 14:37 CET | News
Young users aren't sufficiently protected by existing parental control tools, especially when it comes to blocking harmful user-generated social media content, according to a European Commission study. The EC's report benchmarked a number of parental control tools available on the market between 2012 and 2017 but found that most of the systems fail to sufficiently address the needs of parents to protect children against online risks.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: European Commission
Countries: Europe
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