We asked parents how easy they thought it would be for a child to pretend to be older in order to sign up to Omegle, and whether they had to verify their phone number or email address. Based on these answers, Omegle has received a negative rating for its sign up process.
Here is what a parent said:
- “I did not have to register and was not given that option. Access was immediate.” - Father of a 16 yr old