She declined to him, for fear the man would regard her as "weird". All of this data is "typically" stored for about days.
Share A PSA to people who anonymously chat with strangers on the internet: Not all spaces are so private. And all of this sensitive information is susceptible to hackers, meaning chta private conversations could end up in the wrong hands and become very public.
Cha general, messages are not stored, but messages which are flagged as suspicious may be stored indefinitely, and select messages may be read by a human being to improve Omegle's anti-spam software, or for other quality control purposes. As the Hacker News reported, these recorded conversations require "little knowledge of hacking" to access, citing Bhuyan's python script, Omegle-Chat-Hackas evidence that someone outside of Omegle can download user's conversations.
An Omegle chat. According to security researcher Indrajeet BhuyanOmegle — a free online chat site where strangers are randomly paired for one-on-one chat caht — is "not as anonymous as it claims.