What do parents need to know to keep their children safe? First, Maureen says moms and dads need to be aware of how much volume is out there and understand what their children are doing on their computers.

"[Parents] have never been on some of these websites that children are on," she says. "They're on MySpace, Facebook. They're using computers constantly."

Maureen says parents can't tell their children what not to do if they don't know what they're talking about. To inform yourself and get resources, visit websites like or

"I think the more knowledge we have about what's going on with predators and our children, the more we are prepared to take action against them," Oprah says.

Watch as Maureen and Chuck offer advice to concerned audience members. Watch

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