While he is an adult who made his own decisions, while fully aware of the consequences, it brings up the issue once again of sexting and the repercussions of it.If an adult can't escape the humiliation and embarrassment of sexting, how does it affect the life of a teen?People are often ashamed to come forward and admit that they’ve been duped.
In the age of powerful internet search engines and social networking it is too easy for anyone (husband, boss, clients, co-workers, parents etc.) to connect your name to recently published, intimate pictures or videos that have been uploaded onto the internet. While we cannot stop what has already happened we want to stop this tragic situation from happening to you, your family or friends.
For purposes of this article, "sexting" is the practice of sending nude or semi-nude pictures by cell phone or other electronic media; it is a sexual text ('sext') message.
Sexting is a recent phenomenon, fueled by widespread availability of affordable mobile phones with picture-taking and sending capabilities.
Experience from the front lines Every day, DMCA.com's professional staff handle takedown cases for clients who have found their personal and very intimate pictures, or videos, published online on for all to see. Almost always their reputation has been severely impacted by the online publication of these deeply personal photos or videos.
Shockingly, in most cases, these very intimate, personal pictures or videos were found online by family, friends or even coworkers.