U.K. Police Warn of Online Sextortion Dangers

British police have warned of a dramatic rise in the number of cases of online sextortion, where unwitting men (and, less frequently, women) are lured into stripping or performing sex acts in video chats, which are being recorded without their knowledge, and are then used to blackmail the unwitting victim.

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