cyberstalking

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cyberstalking

(ˈsaɪbəˌstɔːkɪŋ)
n
(Communications & Information) the practice of using electronic communications to harass someone persistently
ˈcyberˌstalker n
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The accused cyberstalker is accused of creating online profiles under the victim's name and using her private photos and her personal address to solicit rape fantasies and other graphic sexual activities that resulted in men showing up at her home.
target of a single, persistent cyberstalker or cyberbully.
When Elizabeth, the adopted teenage daughter of Anna's paraplegic friend Heath Jarrod, is harassed by a cyberstalker, they decide to bring Elizabeth east to Anna's new post as Acting Chief Ranger at Acadia National Park in Maine.
Short says that makes it hard for victims to assess how much of a threat a cyberstalker may be.
technology of identifying a cyberstalker may require sophisticated
There's an amateur cyberstalker at a superhero convention who, naturally, gets more than she bargained for ("Secret Identity").
Singer Katherine Jenkins has slammed a 'pathetic' cyberstalker
The clerk turns out to be the second ex-wife and the first is also staying at the hotel along with the current girlfriend and Ginger seems to have a cyberstalker from the BHN blog.
Given the enormous amount of personal information available through the Internet, a cyberstalker can easily locate private information about a potential victim with a few mouse clicks or key strokes.