The game, designed by a Shanghai internet company in 2010, creates a fairyland-like community for its players and targets girls aged six to 14, the report said.‘Nude selfies for loans’ scandal sheds light on China’s rampant underground banking Adult users, however, have also started playing the game.There are public chatrooms in which you can chat with other members and you can browse member profiles to make new friends.
It is not illegal for children to trade photos or videos in exchange for money, the report quoted a lawyer as saying.
Some, believed to be men, regularly post their contact information on the game’s public chat room, inviting other players to video chat with them on QQ, according to the report.
During their private chats, the young users are encouraged to share nude photos or videos of themselves, with the adult players offering to buy them virtual credit or gifts in exchange, the report said.
A new bot scam on Tinder is tapping into users’ desire to become “verified” on the popular dating service – a process that people believe would allow them to confirm their identity, and legitimize their account for the purposes of trust and safety.
According a recent report from security researchers at Symantec, scammers are now using verification as a lure to sign up people to fake “safe dating” websites.