When the victim has fallen to their trap, criminals will now go for the kill.
They will ask for naked pictures of their victims or invite them to a video chat. With sensitive information at hand, criminals will proceed and blackmail their victims.
If someone surprisingly started to pry on your personal affairs, keep your guard up and be doubtful.
You may be falling to their trap without you knowing it.
They might come across a few predators online, so be sure to give them proper guidance.
If you’ve come across internet predators, don’t forget to report them.
In a statement to the ABC, Commissioner Julie Inman Grant said there were "potential dangers for any child using apps or social media services with chat functionalities".
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