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Should parents monitor their children's social media use?

| Parents are advised to understand technology in order to protect their children online.

CAPE TOWN - We'd feel violated if our boss had to read our personal diaries so why do that to our trusting kids?

As parents (in this age of constant social media) you want to protect your kids and not violate their right to privacy but at the same time, we can't risk being irresponsible parents and not know what's happening in your child's lives. So what to do?

In the SoundCloud above Sharon Knowles CEO of cyber security company Da Vinci Forensics says parents should be allowed to build a set of ground rules for the purpose of online safety.

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