UK cybersecurity experts back plan to scan phones for images of child abuse

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Image scanning is controversial, and critics say it is open to abuse - but GCHQ and NCSC argue that its flaws can be addressed
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Image scanning is controversial, and critics say it is open to abuse - but GCHQ and NCSC argue that its flaws can be addressed

Critics say the solution should be societal, not technical

The heads of GCHQ and the UK's National Cybersecurity Centre have called for a controversial technical solution to the ongoing challenge of child abuse. The two organisations have long pushed fo...

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