Warning over Social Site abuse (BBC Article 14.09.06)

Social networking sites such as Bebo and MySpace must do more to police what users do, warns Computing Which?

A study of the sites by the consumer watchdog unearthed pornographic images, evidence of bullying and inappropriate adverts.

It also proved easy to pose as a child as the sites did no age or ID checks.

“Teenage users need to be aware that there is no way of knowing who is behind the face of a ‘friend’,” said Jessica Ross, Computing Which? editor.

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