Facebook launches new tools to combat revenge porn


‘Revenge porn’ is the term used for when a person shares sexually explicit images of somebody without their consent. Unfortunately, this deplorable conduct is increasingly common online. Thankfully more and more governments are presenting legislation to combat the issue. And now, platforms where the images are being shared have joined the fight. VentureBeat reports that Facebook has introduced new tools to target revenge porn. Antigone Davis, Head of Global Safety at Facebook, stated in blog that the new tools were a part of Facebook’s ongoing efforts to build a safer community. Today, we are announcing new tools to help people when intimate images are shared…

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