Staying Safe Online: Sextortion among Youth

It is almost impossible to discuss the prevalence of the internet in most young people‚Äôs activities without sparing the time and attention to talk about its side effects and shortcomings. With this piece, we want to raise awareness of Cyber Extortion and everyone’s vulnerability to being blackmailed online. Also known as sextortion, Cyber Extortion a form of cyberbullying where someone threatens to share intimate images of you online unless you do what is requested. In this article, you will learn what is digital hygiene and practical tips on how to keep yourself and your loved ones safe online.