Cyberstalking and harassment online
The online environment changes the way people interact with business, relationships and social activities. The threats of the cyber environment are real and present, and two of these modern threats is cyberstalking and cyber-harassment. There are three primary methods of cyber stalking: (1) email stalking, which is direct communication by email; (2) internet stalking, which as example, is posts being applied to social media, creating fake websites that are in another persons name, the list is extensive for internet stalking; (3) computer stalking, which is unauthorised access or control of another person’s computer system, whether being a PC, laptop, or phone.
An appropriate way to describe a stalking incident is through reviewing a recent case of R v Henderson [2
John Melis May 26, 2017 01:32 PM