Facebook ‘Remembers’ Nude Photos To Combat Revenge Porn

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Facebook is testing a system that allows users to message themselves their nude photos in an effort to combat so-called revenge porn.

The trial is in Australia, where studies suggest one in five women aged 18-45 may have had image-based abuse.

But one expert says there will still be problems outside Facebook and related sites such as WhatsApp and Instagram.

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Facebook said it looked forward “to getting feedback and learning” from the trial.

Revenge porn is a growing issue in Australia, according to e-safety commissioner Julie Inman Grant, who is working with Facebook on the trial.

“We see many scenarios where maybe photos or videos were taken consensually at one point, but there was not any sort of consent to send the images or videos more broadly report in BBC News