PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The FBI sent out a warning after it received more than 195 reports of incidents in which a video chat participant broadcasted a video depicting child sexual abuse material.
The Pittsburgh FBI shared the news on Monday in a tweet, saying how you can protect yourself and your loved one from the crime currently happening on Zoom.
The FBI has received over 195 reports of incidents in which a video chat participant has broadcast a video depicting child sexual abuse material. Learn how to protect your meetings and yourself from this type of violent crime at https://t.co/JA7g8AjIjE pic.twitter.com/bexkRnuL0P
— FBI Pittsburgh (@FBIPittsburgh) May 25, 2020
The FBI says do not make your meetings public or share the meeting link on social media. The host of the meeting can also manage screen sharing options to “Host Only.”
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