Countless have said that the internet is today’s Wild West. Eventhough we all love it, and it’s very useful, it can also be a very dangerous destination. One trend that is growing online is boys posing as girls to take advantage.
Things aren’t always the actual seem to be. Chat rooms and social networking sites are filling up with forceful and even adult men pretending to be girls. Their goal is to get young girls to send compromising images and videos of themselves. And for some of these potential predators, they have even more dangerous plans for their victims.
Unfortunately, this condition of boys and men pretending is growing, because it is easy to fool young girls online without their parents knowing about it. It’s actual as though the predator has entered your home, and in real truth they have, but through the internet. And worst of all, you even know they’re there.
There are even videos available online the fact that teach how to win trust and successfully take advantage of absolutely.
In chat rooms and social networking sites fake profiles are created of females… by guys. As part of their scheme, the guys will write-up a picture of a girl and say it’s them on the picture. Sometimes it’ll even be a video.
Some are just trying to find friends, but others build trust in hopes of getting the ladies to send them inappropriate pictures and do provocative things own camporno. Many times they’ll even use the information they get hold of and try to blackmail them.
It all starts very innocently and when you get they’ve got your trust, they start with small simple tickets that seem harmless enough but then they slowly expand to more personal requests. It could be as simple as “I love this panty and bra set I just decided to buy. What’s your favorite set? Hey if you have a picture of you I’d love to see it. “
You have to be very careful; many of these little boys and adult predators are really good at pretending in order to gain a girls trust. Anytime they start hinting for anything sexual, then you know it’s a guy.
Some of the clues that should raise a red flag are that they only submit one picture; all of their friends will be girls; they’ll say that their webcam is broken so they can see you you can’t see them; and once trust has been built, they must start to make inappropriate comments and requests.
It’s pleasurable to meet new people and find new friends but you never really know who’s on the other side of the conversation. You may think it’s a mate, only to find out differently after it’s too late and get become a victim.
One predator that went by the name “Airbus” posed as a teen online and tricked over a hundred totally into performing sexual acts on the internet. He’s now behind bars, however , there are many more like him out there looking for their next patient. Don’t let that be you, or your young daughter.
Do ever give out personal information like your home address, or your phone-number, or even your favorite hang-out spots. And if they ask, and they will if they’re a predator, don’t send pictures and also video, and most importantly, do not meet them in person.
Consider when you’re children were young and you took them to the very playground? You really paid attention when you were out in people because you knew there were dangers out there and you needed to protect them. It’s no different now except the playground is the internet. You need to pay attention to who your children are interacting with on line to keep them safe.
It may be a good idea to take the computer right out the bedroom and have it in a room where you can monitor what is happening, and also watch to see if there is any webcam usage. You may take it a step further and get rid of the webcam. Do they really need it?