Dangerous Porn Loophole Leaves Kids Exposed To Dodgy X-Rated Videos Online, Campaigners Warn

A DANGEROUS “porn loophole” means children can watch X rated movies on-line regardless of a authorities crackdown, it has been claimed.

Ministers are introducing new measures to make customers show they're 18 or over earlier than accessing porn websites the place customers can add content material.



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Many porn websites are usually not lined by powerful new measures to make customers show they're 18 or overCredit: Getty

However X rated websites which simply present intercourse movies are excluded from the crackdown within the new On-line Security Invoice. Labour says the obtrusive omission leaves children unprotected from watching sexual content material they're too younger to deal with. Jo Stevens, shadow Tradition Secretary, instructed The Solar:  “It's completely unacceptable for the federal government to place children in danger and make a mockery of their promise to make Britain ‘the most secure nation on the earth to be on-line’. “Leaving this loophole for porn websites to take advantage of is deeply irresponsible. “Retaining kids secure is completely our primary precedence and Labour will probably be pushing for this harmful loophole within the Conservatives’ flagship laws to be closed.” Andy Burrows, Head of Little one Security On-line Coverage on the NSPCC, mentioned: “Ministers ought to shut this loophole that leaves kids uncovered to specific and extremely age-inappropriate industrial pornography websites.

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Tradition Secretary Oliver Dowden (pictured) is going through calls to shut the porn loopholeCredit: PA

"If the On-line Security Invoice goes to dwell as much as the Authorities’s promise to really shield children from hurt on-line,

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