First, governments can analyze other countries' censorship to assess which nations engage in illegitimate filtering and then limit transactions in censorware
with such countries.
Rob Gebeloff, author of Screening Zone: The Trouble with Net Filters and Ratings, continues to problematize the use of all types of "censorware
" programs by pointing out numerous gray areas in judging content.
According to the Censorware
Project, the blocking of this last site was later manually overridden.
blocks all sorts of content on the Web, including content critical of censorware
The Peacefire/EPIC report comes a year after a report by the Censorware
Project concluded that Bess not only overblocks sites useful to schoolchildren but also leaves unscreened hundreds of pornographic Web sites.
" vendors pitch their products as a means to protect children from harmful material online.
TYRE, JONATHAN WALLACE, DAVID SMITH & GABRIEL WACHOB, THE CENSORWARE
PROJECT, CENSORED INTERNET ACCESS IN UTAH PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES 10 (1999) <http://www.
In another study, the Censorware
Project (http://www.censorware.org), essentially a group of lawyers and writers opposed to filtering, studied data from the Utah State schools from September 1998, a time when filtering was in effect.
from NetPartners Inc should ensure that pornographic and other questionable content is filtered.