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US embassy worker in London arrested for 'sextortion'

He has also been accused of hacking into email accounts of his victims and obtaining their private photos, which he would later on use for blackmailing purposes. 33 more words


Thinkuknow: What kids are up to online and how to protect them

How do you teach a 5-year-old that people they meet online aren’t always who they say they are?

What do you tell a 12-year-old who’s being cyber-bullied? 973 more words


Fighting Officer Involved Domestic Violence: Preventing Police Corruption from Hindering Investigation

Corruption within police forces is a well-known foe that rears its head in a dozen different ways. Police corruption is often discussed in terms of monetary abuses, from… 950 more words


20 students charged in school sexting scandal

Twenty middle and high-school students in the US are facing charges of privacy invasion after investigators swooped in and collected 27 phones, finding numerous photos of nude and partially nude female students being swapped by male students via text message and social media. 564 more words


Adult FriendFinder hacked, users' intimate details exposed on Dark Web

Adult FriendFinder, a website billed as a way for people to “find friends, sex, flings and hookups,” has had a serious data breach.

Millions of people who thought they were using a discreet service to find casual sex have had their private data exposed online Рincluding personal emails, sexual orientation and whether they were looking to cheat on their partners. 657 more words


"You have 30 seconds to take that towel off:" Prosecutors say 'sextortion' is a growing problem

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — What would you do to keep nude images of yourself from going public? For a growing number of people, the answer appears to be — whatever it takes. 1,434 more words



Due to my past career I have a special interest in how computers, social media, and electronics in general aid perverts in abusing our children. I know that many of you have children. 66 more words