What is Cyber Harassment?

Cyber Harassment, or cyberharassment, is when a person relentlessly pursues others online with the intention of embarrassing and frightening them. A Harasser will post lies as facts to damage reputations and harm existing friendships. He will encourage others to gang up on the victim by making them the subject of ridicule in on-line forums, tries to bring about hatred in others minds and convincing others to hate and participate in online denigration.