Child pornography is a crime that has been increasing in recent years. Javier Izquierdo Rosa, explains it in detail in a talk on “Awareness: corruption of minors and child pornography”. A conference within the C1b3rWall Academy 2021 program that aims to raise awareness of the risks to the sexual integrity of minors caused by the misuse of the cyberspace, as well as the exposure of crimes related to child pornography.

Javier is head of the Technological Crimes Group and against Industrial and Intellectual Property of the Provincial Brigade of the Judicial Police of Seville. In his presentation he details the different crimes that the Spanish Penal Code lists regarding the corruption of minors and child pornography. He also gives an answer to what the Spanish legislation considers child pornography, in addition to explaining what child-grooming is and how sex offenders behave in their criminal conduct with minors.

How to report if you detect an irregular situation with minors?

The recent publication Study on Cybercrime 2020, issued by the Coordination and Studies Office of the Secretary of State for Security, analyses the current situation in our country regarding the perpetration of this type of crime in the cyberspace, analyzing the profile of perpetrators and victims by sex and age. It also shows how information can be provided anonymously through the website of the National Police, specifically about the detection of child pornography on the network and answers to some questions that the public may have about the subject. You can read the full article on News-365.

If you would like to know more about the current situation regarding child pornography in the cyberspace and the main situations of risk for children, register for free at C1b3rWall Academy 2021.

Posted by Juan M. Corchado

Juan Manuel Corchado (15 de Mayo de 1971, Salamanca, España) Catedrático en la Universidad de Salamanca. Ha sido Vicerrector de Investigación desde el 2013 hasta el 2017 y Director del Parque Científico de la Universidad de Salamanca. Elegido dos veces como Decano de la Facultad de Ciencias, es Doctor en Ciencias de la Computación por la Universidad de Salamanca y, además, es Doctor en Inteligencia Artificial por la University of the West of Scotland. Dirige el Grupo de Investigación Reconocido BISITE (Bioinformática, Sistemas Inteligentes y Tecnología Educativa), creado en el año 2000. Director del IOT Digital Innovation Hub y presidente del AIR Institute, J. M. Corchado también es Profesor Visitante en el Instituto Tecnológico de Osaka desde enero de 2015, Profesor visitante en la Universiti Malaysia Kelantan y Miembro del Advisory Group on Online Terrorist Propaganda of the European Counter Terrorism Centre (EUROPOL). J. M. Corchado ha sido presidente de la asociación IEEE Systems, Man and Cybernetics, y coordinador académico del Instituto Universitario de Investigación en Arte y Tecnología de la Animación de la Universidad de Salamanca e investigador en las Universidades de Paisley (UK), Vigo (Spain) y en el Plymouth Marine Laboratory (UK). En la actualidad compagina toda su actividad con la dirección de los programas de Máster en Seguridad, Animación Digital, Telefonía Movil, Dirección de Sistemas de Información, Internet de las Cosas, Social Media, Diseño e Impresión 3D, Blockchain, Z System, Industria 4.0, Gestión de Proyectos Ágiles y Smart Cities & Intelligent Buildings​, en la Universidad de Salamanca y su trabajo como editor jefe de las revistas ADCAIJ (Advances in Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence Journal), OJCST (Oriental Journal of Computer Science and Technology) o Electronics MDPI (Computer Science & Engineering section). J. M. Corchado desarrolla principalmente trabajos en proyectos relacionados con Inteligencia Artificial, Machine Learning, Blockchain, IoT, Fog Computing, Edge Computing, Smart Cities, Smart Grids y Análisis de sentimiento.