Web stalkers targeted

Friday, 14 September 2007, 1:38 AM EST

The abuse of social networking sites such as MySpace and Facebook by internet stalkers is the focus of a new taskforce established by Communications Minister Helen Coonan.

The taskforce, consisting of industry and welfare experts, will examine the potential use of networking sites by pedophiles to groom children for sexual abuse and exploitation.

At Australian IT.

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