21 Feb '11, 5am

Cyber-stalking victim speaks up

IT MAY sound ironic, but the CEO of social networking website Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg,�made headlines recently for being cyber-stalked. Cyber-stalking occurs when an individual uses the anonymous nature of online tools such as� e-mail, blogs, social networking sites, micro-blogging sites like Twitter, as well as other forms of electronic communication, to stalk and harass someone. With the rise of location-based services such as Foursquare, Twitter and Facebook which recently launched its 'check in' function, users are more�vulnerable to being victims of cyber stalkers. RazorTV speaks to victims of cyber-stalking, including celebrity blogger Crystal Shong, who related her harrowing experience of being stalked by not one but three different people.

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