Parents warned of dangers in posting children’s images online

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Proud parents could be unwittingly putting their children at risk by posting images and information online which give away personal details such as where they go to school and which parks they frequent.

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"We have to be careful when we put images out there in the ether because we don't know who is going to access them and we don't know what they're going to do with them. 

”It has the potential to put them at risk,” she said. ”People can potentially find out what school they go to, or track where they move about the community because you have locational settings on."

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/digital-life/consumer-security/parents-warned-of-dangers-in-posting-childrens-images-online-20140330-35rtv.html

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