It is a sobering read, but a necessary read, not only for parents, but for those who would build online services for youth.
We need to demand from service providers that they build products in such a way as to minimize the risks consumers face and maximize their company’s ability to identify predatory behavior and act swiftly to prevent exploitation and help convict the guilty.
Internet searching for information will also provide many links and websites to help.
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With the presence of searchable user profiles when using Instant Messaging and Chat Rooms, as well as Social Networking profiles and even video hosting sites like You Tube, predators can easily find information about potential victims since many naive children reveal personal information with no regard for safety.