Today, more than 80% of adolescents use social networks. Certain forums, meant only for children, have become the hunting grounds for sexual predators. While many suspects are unmasked and condemned thanks to the contents of their computers, closing the sites on which they exchange photos is much more difficult. Now there’s a new practice on the darknet: the “live stream”. In the Philippines, a country particularly affected, police have set up a specialized brigade to hunt down the abusers.
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