05 Sep Blue Whale Challenge Prompts Parents to Contact Cybersecurity Companies
An increasing number of worried parents are trying to get in touch with cyber security firms in Pune. Concerned parents expressed the need to monitor the internet and phone activities on their children amidst fears over the Blue Whale Challenge, a list of online tasks that finishes with the players committing suicide.
From downloading and installing parental control apps to identifying shady applications, and even deactivating passwords from their children’s computer and cellphones, parents have been trying to find ways to track the behavior of their kids.
SC Cyber Solutions’s Chief investigator Shweta Chawla shared that about 50 anxious parents have approached her shortly after news of the Blue Whale Challenge.
Source: Times of India