Your identity will be completely anonymous unless you wish to share it with the stranger during chat.
Please be nice and friendly to others and if any one makes you uncomfortable or behaves inappropriately, please disconnect the chat immediately.
Even on the off chance that the women were under 14, Italian law allows ignorance of a partner's age as a limited legal defense, unless the victim is under 10.
A 13-year-old scammer could still win such a case, but not before a pitched legal battle; hardly worth a 500 euro payoff.
Many more cases probably go unreported, since the embarrassed victims pay up instead of calling the authorities. Thrill-seekers on Skype are probably better off with people they know — or professional actresses who request payment up-front.
Marshall Honorof is a senior writer for Tom's Guide, covering gaming hardware, security and streaming video.
If a lusty young Italian lady offers to show you a good time on Skype, you may want to seek out other means of entertainment.