The measure, co-sponsored by Foley, extended the prohibition on enticing minors to cover "sexual activity," not just a "sexual act." It also added special penalties for using a computer."There has been an explosion in the use of the Internet in the United States, further placing our Nation's children at risk of harm and exploitation at the hands of predators," the legislation warned.
When Clinton was asked later whether that statement had been false, he opined, "It depends on what the meaning of the word Two months after offering those rationalizations, Clinton signed the Protection of Children From Sexual Predators Act of 1998.
This is partly down to a lack of clarity within mainstream media who use the term ‘cybersex’ when they should really label it as ‘illegal cybersex’ (see current ban by the Philippines where syndicates are formed exploiting minors).
And finally, there’s also confusion between cybersex and pornography, though the two are distinctly different.
Some of Abedin’s emails are believed to have been sent to and from the private computer server that Clinton used while secretary of state.
Cybersex is one of those terms that hasn't quite found its place yet; kind of where 'selfie' was in 2011.