Yesterday’s lecture of the Children´s University about social networks focused on very important and current topic. A team of the E-Bezpečí project informed about the positives and negatives of social networks. There were also introduced a few specific cases of criminalistic practice.
During this year, the Centre for the Prevention of risky virtual communication at Palacky University in Olomouc realized research aimed at passwords analysis of young Internet users. The research carried out on a sample of 3743 respondents aged from 18 to 67 years revealed some interesting information:
A few days ago an article called “Czech children are threatened by the network cyberbullying and pornography” appeared at iDNES. In the article the experts give their opinion on the issue of risky behaviour of children in cyberspace. What struck me most, however, is a quote from NCBI Lenka Eckert, who commented on the issue of watching pornography by children. Unfortunately, the text showed that she does not evaluate this activity negatively, but she sees pornography as "something that is good ... and what can be perceived as education." Although the quote – according to her, is distorted and taken out of context of the whole interview, it incited me to write at least a short comment.
Annual Report 2012 is ready for download.
In recent years, in connection with a massive expansion of the number of fake profiles on social networks environment, the need to look for methods that allow you to distinguish the fake from the real information has been increasing. One of the methods to identify false photo from the "modified one" or even "fake one" is the use of EXIF metadata specification.