Police warn about this Facebook trend, but for this mom, it’s too late. The photos are everywhere.
It's a humid summer's day: At a public outdoor pool, a mother takes a photo of her daughter with her smartphone. She wants to share the photo on Facebook, contributing to the so-called, "Motherhood Challenge", where proud mothers showcase pictures of their children. The mother accepts the challenge and uploads a picture of her daughter in her swimsuit. What this leads to could have been prevented, had the mom listened to the known warnings.
The data protection issue has been cause for concern for a while now and not only when children's photos are involved. In this day and age, with face recognition and data theft, you should really seriously consider what details you reveal about yourself. Tips on how to protect your privacy on Facebook can be found and under , you will be able to see who has access to your photos and posts.