Gender and Internet : Web magazine for Cyber law for women News update for August 26-September 19, 2021

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Hidden research shows teen girls may feel worse for bodyshaming if they use Instagram
https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/58580988

Telegram is rapidly becoming a hub of criminals for using it for dark web
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/09/telegram-emerges-as-new-dark-web-for-cyber-criminals/?fbclid=IwAR2Rnj97IgrbQVGIAlOK9gvS7wN_DdCo_svU29DU14YS-4Vg0eYqd0TeGhA

Woman along with two men charged by Miami Court for identity theft of several deceased victims for the purpose of creating credit cards and illegal transaction of money with the help of personal data of the victims.
https://www.reuters.com/world/us/three-charged-with-stealing-identities-florida-condo-collapse-victims-2021-09-08/

Police investigation reveals that deepfake technology is being used for sextortion cases in India, which leads to further complications in justice delivery for the victims.
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/deepfakes-replace-women-on-sextortion-calls/articleshow/86020397.cms

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