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doxx

or dox  (dŏks)
tr.v. dox·xes, dox·xing, doxxed or dox·es or dox·ing or doxed
To publicly disclose the identity, address, or other personal details of (someone), especially as a form of online harassment.

[Respelling of docs, short for documents, plural of document (originally in to drop dox, to make (someone's) documents public, as in an Internet chat room or other online forum).]

dox′xer, dox′er n.
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Doxing is considered extremely unethical, and is typically done with malicious intent to intimidate, interrogate, blackmail, and control.
In the course of doxing Laurio and divulging her sensitive personal information on Thinking Pinoy, Nieto and Sasot called on the National Bureau of Investigation to look into Laurio a private citizen, and her affairs, as if she is a person of interest in a pending investigation.