LARGE SCALE IMAGE-BASED ADULT-CONTENT FILTERING

Henry A. Rowley, Yushi Jing, Shumeet Baluja

2006

Abstract

As more people start using the Internet and more content is placed online, the chances that individuals will encounter inappropriate or unwanted adult-oriented content increases. This paper presents a practical and scalable method to efficiently detect many adult-content images, specifically pornographic images. We currently use this system in a search engine that covers a large fraction of the images on the WWW. For each image, face detection is applied and a number of summary features are computed; the results are then fed to a support vector machine for classification. The results show that a significant fraction of adult-content images can be detected.

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in Harvard Style

A. Rowley H., Jing Y. and Baluja S. (2006). LARGE SCALE IMAGE-BASED ADULT-CONTENT FILTERING . In Proceedings of the First International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 1: VISAPP, ISBN 972-8865-40-6, pages 290-296. DOI: 10.5220/0001377002900296


in Bibtex Style

@conference{visapp06,
author={Henry A. Rowley and Yushi Jing and Shumeet Baluja},
title={LARGE SCALE IMAGE-BASED ADULT-CONTENT FILTERING},
booktitle={Proceedings of the First International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 1: VISAPP,},
year={2006},
pages={290-296},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0001377002900296},
isbn={972-8865-40-6},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the First International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications - Volume 1: VISAPP,
TI - LARGE SCALE IMAGE-BASED ADULT-CONTENT FILTERING
SN - 972-8865-40-6
AU - A. Rowley H.
AU - Jing Y.
AU - Baluja S.
PY - 2006
SP - 290
EP - 296
DO - 10.5220/0001377002900296