Revenge Porn

A Microsoft logo is seen during the 2015 Microsoft Build Conference on April 29, 2015 at Moscone Center in San Francisco, California. Thousands are expected to attend the annual developer conference which runs through May 1. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Microsoft Cracking Down On Revenge Porn In Search Results

Along with a slew of websites and social media platforms, Microsoft is beefing up its policies around “revenge porn” and opting for a new system to help victims report abuse.

07/22/2015

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Police Dispatcher Accuses Albany Officer Of Revenge Porn Nude Photo Email To Her Colleague

A Walnut Creek police dispatcher has filed a claim alleging that an Albany police officer she knew ten years ago emailed a nude photo of her to a colleague in an apparent act of revenge porn.

06/24/2015

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Google To Remove Explicit Images Of People Posted Without Consent From Search Results

Google plans to censor unauthorized nude photos from its influential Internet search engine in a policy change aimed at cracking down on a malicious practice known as “revenge porn.”

06/21/2015

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Accused Revenge Porn Site Operator Pleads Guilty In San Francisco Court To Email Hacking

A Los Angeles man accused of being an accomplice in a now-defunct website that featured stolen nude photos has pleaded guilty in San Francisco Superior Court to a charge of disrupting the computer access of a victim whose email he hacked.

06/18/2015

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SoCal Revenge Porn Website Creator Gets 18 Years; Charged Victims To Take Down Nude Photos

Kevin Bollaert’s website allowed jilted lovers and hackers to anonymously post nude photos on ugotposted.com. Victims were redirected to changemyreputation.com and charged $250 to $350 to remove them.

04/04/2015

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Twitter Updates Rules In An Effort To Crack Down On Revenge Porn, Nude Photos

The social networking service has altered both its rules and abusive behavior policy, prohibiting the posting of revenge porn.

03/12/2015

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Sacramento-Area Man Among 2 Charged In ‘Revenge Porn’ Case

A notorious “revenge porn” website operator from the Sacramento area and another California man have been charged with stealing nude photos from hundreds of hacked email accounts and posting the images online.

01/23/2014

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California Senate Approves Bill Outlawing ‘Revenge Porn’

The state Senate has approved a bill outlawing so-called “revenge porn,” which lawmakers say is an increasing problem on the Internet.

08/15/2013