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Chat request with a naked women
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MCA Public Services and Complaints Department head Datuk Seri Michael Chong (right) speaking at a press conference for Lim (left), a student who was blackmailed by a scam artist over his nude photos.
Early last week, I got a Facebook friend request from somebody I didn't know.
This generally happens to me about once every week or two -- the people are typically faculty or students in Third World countries, or strange motivational speakers and similar types whose pages show they have 3,000 Facebook friends.
Now Firza can face up to 5 years in prison for creating and spreading pornographic material. “Police plan to force Rizieq, who is currently abroad, to turn himself in at the police station for questioning,” reported.
Blog readers will know that I am a real Facebook fan, and it has been just amazing to see the spread of Facebook among folks working in the government (and in the tech industry serving government).
- HAZIM FAUZI/The Star KUALA LUMPUR: It was a seemingly innocent “friend” request on social media from an attractive woman, and Lim, a 20-year-old student, thought it harmless enough to accept.
Little did he imagine that it would lead to the nightmare of being blackmailed by the woman, who used the name Angel Capistrano online, and later threatened to release a nude video of him.
At this point, government folks run just about neck and neck with students/former students as the largest category of my Facebook friends, and I really believe Facebook is a very easy-to-use, low-cost way to create social bonds among people who don't see each other all the time, which in the context of government can really be helpful in a world calling for more and more cross-organizational collaboration.