How to Date Online Safely, From World's Top Web-Security Expert

Hemu Nigam, the top online-security guru, tells how to date online safely.

ByABC News
June 6, 2011, 11:27 AM

June 20, 2011 -- As if looking for love weren't intimidating enough, online dating can have shattering consequences. Take Carole Markin, a TV producer in Hollywood who recently sued a dating website claiming she was brutally attacked at her home by a man she met online who, she later discovered, was a convicted sex offender. Thankfully, Markin's experience is not the norm, but it contains lessons for online daters.