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And, there are ways to mitigate (not "avoid," but mitigate) some of the risks.
A few of them might sound like common sense, while other tips are more technological in nature.
For better or worse, electronic communications are part of our lives. So if you're going to be sexting, you should learn exactly what the risks are so you can assess them and deal with them. Your guide to safer sexting starts with a quick overview of what we mean by "sexting." While some people define sexting as digitally sharing nude or explicit photos and videos only, we also include text-based messages of a sexual nature in our definition.
Sexting does not necessarily mean using any particular app or device.
Walk away and tell an adult you trust or report to CEOP. CEOP helps young people who are being sexually abused or are worried that someone they’ve met is trying to abuse them.