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First Firms Blocked Porn. Now They Scan for Child Sex Images

Only Ericsson wanted to talk about it.
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The first alarm came within a week. It meant an Ericsson AB employee had used a company computer to view images categorized by law enforcement as child sexual abuse.  

“It was faster than we would have wanted,” says Nina Macpherson, Ericsson’s chief legal officer.