Children at risk on networking websites


Children using hugely popular social networking websites such as MySpace.com and Bebo.com face bullying, unsuitable advertising and pornography, a report by a UK consumer watchdog magazine said on Thursday.

"Children are spending hours every week on networking sites, building up their profiles and chatting with friends. However what might seem like innocent fun has a darker, more sinister side," said Jessica Ross, editor of Computing Which? magazine. Children at risk on networking websites - Security - www.itnews.com.au

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