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On the Presence of Child Sex Abuse in BitTorrent Networks
May-June 2013 (vol. 17 no. 3)
pp. 60-66
Yuval Shavitt, Tel-Aviv University
Noa Zilberman, Tel-Aviv University
Peer-to-peer networks' widespread use makes multimedia files available to users worldwide. However, such networks are often used to spread illegal material while the data source and acquiring users remain anonymous. This article analyzes activity measurements in the BitTorrent network and examines child sex abuse activity through three major BitTorrent Web portals.
Index Terms:
Internet,Privacy,Portals,Peer to peer computing,Information filtering,Law enforcement,Information retrieval,Web search,peer to peer,BitTorrent,child sex abuse,P2P,file sharing
Citation:
Yuval Shavitt, Noa Zilberman, "On the Presence of Child Sex Abuse in BitTorrent Networks," IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 17, no. 3, pp. 60-66, May-June 2013, doi:10.1109/MIC.2013.2
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