Revenge Porn: How Facebook Is Planning On Tackling It

Facebook is trying to combat “revenge porn” by encouraging users to submit their nude

Facebook is trying to combat “revenge porn” by encouraging users to submit their nude

The company piloted the technology in Australia - allowing people who've shared nudes with partners to upload the files to Facebook, blocking their partner from posting them.

Earlier this year Facebook launched photo-matching technology to help stop revenge porn, but hashing takes its efforts to another level.

Which makes us wonder, would you send your nudes to Facebook for your own protection? Australia's eSafety Commission said Facebook doesn't store the image, it stores a link and uses artificial intelligence to sort out the pictures.

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People in Australia who are concerned that a former partner may distribute intimate photos of them on Facebook can use Messenger to send the photos to be "hashed", according to the office of Australia's e-safety commissioner.

"Yes, they're not storing a copy, but the image is still being transmitted and processed".

It's definitely worth thinking about how to hack proof your life but the good news is that Facebook are finally climbing onboard, too.

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"We're pleased to work with the eSafety Commissioner as the only Australian representative on our working group on this important initiative, and applaud her leading role in promoting online safety across the country", said Mia Garlick, Facebook's Director of Policy A-NZ. Facebook, in their April announcement of the program, called the employees "specially trained representatives from our Community Operations team".

A spokesperson states in order for a photo to qualify as revenge porn an employee of Facebook must view the image first for themselves.

The limited pilot program is available in three other countries: the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

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"With its billions of users, Facebook is one place where many offenders aggress because they can maximize the harm by broadcasting the nonconsensual porn to those most close to the victim", Carrie Goldberg, a lawyer who specializes in sexual privacy told The Guardian.

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