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Cyberbullying

WHAT IS CYBERBULLYING?

Cyberbullies use the Internet or cell phones to send hurtful messages or post information to damage people’s reputation and friendships. Here are some examples of kinds of cyberbullying:

Flaming: Online fights using electronic messages with angry and vulgar language.

Harassment: Repeatedly sending nasty, mean, and insulting messages.

Denigration:
 “Dissing” someone online. Sending or posting gossip or rumors about a
person to damage his or her reputation or friendships.

Impersonation: 
Pretending to be someone else and sending or posting material to get
that person in trouble or danger or to damage that person’s reputation or friendships.

Outing:
 Sharing someone’s secrets or embarrassing information or images online.

Trickery: Tricking someone into revealing secrets or embarrassing information, then
sharing it online.

Exclusion: Intentionally and cruelly excluding someone from an online group.

Cyberstalking: Repeated, intense harassment and denigration that includes threats or
creates significant fear.

Cyberthreats.pdf : Click link for full description