Adult content blocks on mobile ISPs

Andrew Cormack Andrew.Cormack at
Mon Mar 7 09:14:21 GMT 2011

> -----Original Message-----
> From: ukcrypto-bounces at [mailto:ukcrypto-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Roland Perry
> Sent: 05 March 2011 10:24
> To: ukcrypto at
> Subject: Re: Adult content blocks on mobile ISPs
> People have been arguing about what a "British Standard" for filtering
> software would entail, for about five years. They got quite close to
> agreement at one point; not heard much recently.

The kitemark for parental control software finally exists, and the BSI reported the first award of it a couple of months ago:


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