Far too common is the case where jilted former lovers have sent nude pictures of their exes after a bad break-up to classmates, friends, coworkers, and relatives.At that point, sexting is neither consensual nor innocuous.Reporting an image or video If you’re under 18 and an indecent or nude pic of you is posted online, that's illegal. You can contact the website directly yourself or make a report about what’s happened to the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), who will speak to the website to try and remove it. Making a report can be scary, but our counsellors are here to support you.They can talk about what might happen and talking to them is confidential.Keeping Your Personal Information Private Interacting with People Offline Being Aware of Predators Ceasing Communication and Reporting Threats Community Q&A Chatrooms are a fun place to engage in discussion about a variety of topics.While most people who frequent online chatrooms are good people, there are some who are there to prey on or bully other people.
Try having an honest conversation with the person you sent the image to. Getting help The sooner you talk to somebody about the situation the better.
Each state and territory in Australia has a number of laws which help its citizens to protect their privacy and ensure everyone is kept safe.
Privacy issues have become more prevalent with the growth and use of technology in our everyday life.
This could be your mum, dad, carer or a school teacher.
Your school will have ways of dealing with these sorts of problems and can confiscate mobiles if they believe they have sexual images on them.
The police have the power to decide whether it’s for the best to record what’s happened or to take things further.