Prevent and Internet filtering policies

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Dear University of Strathclyde,

Can you please supply:

(1) your policy or policy guidance for duties under the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 duties for the various local authorities listed in Schedule 6, known as “Prevent”;

(2) your policy relating to Internet filtering, blocking and prevention of access to material deemed inappropriate;

(3) the name of any providers of Internet filtering and blocking services that you use, or else a statement that you do not block or filter content at all;

(4) a list of agreements, arrangements or Memorandums of Understanding between yourselves and bodies such as the Internet Watch Foundation and the Counter Terrorism Internet Referral Unit of the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) to receive lists of illegal content, for instance for the purposes of blocking.

Yours faithfully,

Jim Killock

FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

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Dear Mr Killock,

 

FOI Request Reference – 2017/101

 

Thank you for your email below requesting information under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

The University acknowledges receipt of this request and will respond as
soon as possible and within 20 working days of the day your request was
received.  You will hear back from us by 26 June 2017 at the latest.  The
Information Governance Unit will contact you if we require any further
information.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Unit

University of Strathclyde

 

 

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The University of Strathclyde is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, number SC015263

 

 

Dear University of Strathclyde,

 

Can you please supply:

 

(1) your policy or policy guidance for duties under the Counter-Terrorism
and Security Act 2015 duties for the various local authorities listed in
Schedule 6, known as “Prevent”;

 

(2) your policy relating to Internet filtering, blocking and prevention of
access to material deemed inappropriate;

 

(3) the name of any providers of Internet filtering and blocking services
that you use, or else a statement that you do not block or filter content
at all;

 

(4) a list of agreements, arrangements or Memorandums of Understanding
between yourselves and bodies such as the Internet Watch Foundation and
the Counter Terrorism Internet Referral Unit of the Metropolitan Police
Service (MPS) to receive lists of illegal content, for instance for the
purposes of blocking.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Jim Killock

 

 

References

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FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

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Good afternoon

 

Please accept our apologies for the incorrect date being given below.  
The date you will hear back from us is 26 May 2017.  Apologies for any
confusion this may have caused.

Regards

 

Information Governance Unit

University of Strathclyde

 

 

From: FOI Strathclyde
Sent: 27 April 2017 14:56
To: 'Jim Killock' <[FOI #403777 email]>
Subject: Request Acknowledgement - Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act
2002 - Ref 2017/101

 

Dear Mr Killock,

 

FOI Request Reference – 2017/101

 

Thank you for your email below requesting information under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

The University acknowledges receipt of this request and will respond as
soon as possible and within 20 working days of the day your request was
received.  You will hear back from us by 26 June 2017 at the latest.  The
Information Governance Unit will contact you if we require any further
information.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Unit

University of Strathclyde

 

 

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The University of Strathclyde is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, number SC015263

 

 

Dear University of Strathclyde,

 

Can you please supply:

 

(1) your policy or policy guidance for duties under the Counter-Terrorism
and Security Act 2015 duties for the various local authorities listed in
Schedule 6, known as “Prevent”;

 

(2) your policy relating to Internet filtering, blocking and prevention of
access to material deemed inappropriate;

 

(3) the name of any providers of Internet filtering and blocking services
that you use, or else a statement that you do not block or filter content
at all;

 

(4) a list of agreements, arrangements or Memorandums of Understanding
between yourselves and bodies such as the Internet Watch Foundation and
the Counter Terrorism Internet Referral Unit of the Metropolitan Police
Service (MPS) to receive lists of illegal content, for instance for the
purposes of blocking.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Jim Killock

 

 

References

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FOI Strathclyde, University of Strathclyde

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Dear Mr Killock,

 

FOI Request Reference – 2017/101

 

Thank you for your email of 27 April 2017 requesting information under the
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

Please find the University’s response attached.

 

 

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Unit

University of Strathclyde

 

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The University of Strathclyde is a charitable body, registered in
Scotland, number SC015263

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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