Hundreds of Western Australian women and girls - some as young as 14 - have been caught up in a nude photo scandal. The victims originally sent the images privately to a source they trusted but who then shared the images online, reported Seven News. The latest photo scandal comes after authorities shut down a site in February that contained explicit images of young female students from across Australia. Scroll down for video. Hundreds of photos of woman and teenagers have been leaked online in a nude photo scandal the images above are not related to the recent leak. The new leak sees its content expire every two days but allows users to download the images.
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If you fire up a new feature on Snapchat you can see exactly what your neighbors are up to, and some of it is quite shocking. What has privacy experts concerned is the fact that those photos appear on a map from the exact location where they were taken. While trying out the feature we found some pretty disturbing images posted from people's homes. One shot of what looks like pounds of illegal marijuana was clearly uploaded from a home in Monroe. When the spot is clicked the video appears showing the owner's illegal inventory of pot. Another series of videos shows girls near Newburgh in tight shirts grabbing each others' breasts.
Teen girls feel ‘bombarded’ by requests for nude photos
Young Australians are peppered with advice and threats over the dangers of sending explicit images of themselves. But experts say both the law and the curriculum is lagging behind experience, and too often girls take the blame and face the shame. When Erin was 17, she went along to a seminar with her year 11 class where she was told not to photograph herself naked — and definitely not to send such a picture to someone else. An older woman who had experienced first-hand how badly it could go wrong warned that repercussions could come at once, if the image was shared without her consent, or in the future, if it came to the attention of potential employers. This was coming from a fairly liberal and progressive school.