Beware of oversharing kids' private moments online

US group warns that some photos, hashtags make them vulnerable to paedophiles

I am a "sharent" - a social media-savvy parent.

Sharents post numerous photos online of their children doing adorable things to document their lives. While this may be done with the best of intentions, there are some alarming statistics.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on April 08, 2018, with the headline 'Beware of oversharing kids' private moments online'. Print Edition | Subscribe