Users can start chats with their clothing on and then remove them.More often than not, users can start the chats out completely nude and already engaging in sexual acts.Parents are often quick to remind their children to never start a chat with strangers out in public or in the street, but what about the Internet?Thanks to advances in technology, children now have the opportunity to meet and converse with strangers of all ages, nationalities, and different behaviors and intentions.Topics of conversation can range from current events, music, and sports to other more personal aspects such as sexual topics and personal information.
Unfortunately, while there is a promise that 24/7 monitoring will occur, there is the possibility of more video chats occurring than monitors.
Children and teenagers can freely disclose whatever information they wish to to individuals.
Information ranging from email addresses, cellphone numbers, and addresses can be provided at will to any stranger.
This poses a risk to not only your child’s privacy, but to their personal safety.
One of the biggest concerns that arise with the use of Omegle is the encouragement to take the chat or conversation off of the site.