Nude cyber chat
Facebook didn’t reveal many details about the tests.
We asked whether the images would be used as training data for Facebook’s artificial intelligence, which would add the nudes into a massive pool of data that Facebook users share publicly, which the company can scrape and analyze for its own uses.
The company can’t access user data even if it wanted to.
Crucially – and this is the bit to pay attention to – law enforcement agencies who turn up at its offices can’t either. End-to-end encryption helps make communication via Whats App private, sort of like a face-to-face conversation.” In addition to video calls, Whats App users now enjoy this security feature for messaging and phone calls too.
In cases where harassment crosses the line into a malicious attack it can be reported and will be removed.If there’s a match, the photo is blocked from being shared on the platform.Facebook is running its tests in Australia in partnership with local authorities, and were first reported by the country’s ABC News.The latest bit of Whats App to get the security makeover is face-to-face video calling, a new feature being added to the program in a global roll-out from this week.So why has encryption suddenly become so important to everyone?