It is reported that, according to last year, out of 18.4 million reports of sexual abuse of children around the world, about 12 million are tracked on the Facebook Messenger platform. More frightening is the fact that all actions that will be aimed at developing technologies to protect users can only exacerbate the situation.
Earlier, Mark Zuckerberg shared his plans for a more secure service, and this process includes encryption of private content on the platform. It is noted that this will entail only more trouble, since encrypted messages will secure all users, including intruders. If this protection is implemented, then Facebook will no longer be able to view messages sent by users.