ActiveFence Research

Resources for Trust & Safety and online security professionals

Child Safety
Oct 24, 2021

Hidden Predators

ActiveFence investigates how child predators utilize live-streaming applications to hunt, interact with, and solicit sexual videos from children.

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Child Safety
Aug 24, 2021

The Child Exploitation Economy

ActiveFence investigates the exploitation of various payment methods by bad actors to sell and purchase child sexual abuse materials.

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Child Safety
Aug 17, 2021

Eating Disorder Communities

ActiveFence investigates online communities encouraging eating disorders, exacerbating a public health crisis.

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Child Safety
Aug 12, 2021

Transnational Child Exploitation

ActiveFence investigates the child predators exploiting variances in national law, identifying their behavior and new keywords from dark web chatter.

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Child Safety, Violent Extremism
Jul 12, 2021

Dangerous Uploads

ActiveFence investigates how terrorists and child predators exploit file-sharing platforms to promote harmful ideologies.

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Child Safety, Violent Extremism
Jul 07, 2021

Compromised Play

ActiveFence investigates how video games and streaming services are exploited by bad actors to promote extremism, hate speech, and CSAM.

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Child Safety
Dec 16, 2020

Tracking Escort Services Across Platforms

ActiveFence investigates online escort services to uncover the true services provided, and reveal their organizational behaviors.

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