Latest Internet Safety Technical Task Force Stories

2009-02-03 14:02:00

Internet Safety Technical Task Force Member Sponsors Online Portal (childonlineprotectionservice.com) to Provide Parents a Voice in the Internet Safety Debate WASHINGTON, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John A. Phillips, CEO of Aristotle, announced today the official launch of www.ChildOnlineProtectionService.com (COPS), a web portal designed to educate parents as to the real risks of online predation. Phillips, an expert in identity verification technologies and Internet Safety Technical...

2009-01-14 11:05:00

When it comes to child safety online, technology doesn't have the means to provide the proper amount of protection, according to a report issued by the Internet Safety Technical Task Force on Wednesday. "Parents, teachers, mentors, social services, law enforcement and minors themselves all have crucial roles to play in ensuring online safety for all minors," the report said. The panel, formed in Feb. 2008, was charged with determining the risk factors involved primarily with social networks....

2008-09-10 09:00:19

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Berkman Center for Internet & Society will host a day and a half-long public meeting of the Internet Safety Technical Task Force (ISTTF) on September 23 and 24 at Harvard Law School. The meeting will be an opportunity for members of the public to learn about the work of the ISSTF, a group of Internet businesses, non-profits, academics, and technology companies working to identify effective tools and technologies to create a safer online...

2008-07-15 09:00:38

To: TECHNOLOGY EDITORS Contact: Jessica Tatlock, Coordinator, Internet Safety Technical Task Force, Berkman Center for Internet & Society, +1-617-384-9129, jtatlock@cyber.law.harvard.edu CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On July 2, 2008, the Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University formally announced a Request for Technical Submissions as part of the work of the Internet Safety Technical Task Force. The Task Force will continue to accept...

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