Cyber Stalking is a criminal offense that makes a person psychologically affected. It can be harassing a person or an organization or an institution. It can be anything. It makes affected one to threaten or embarrass or harass. It can be in a dual time process such as real-time or offline stalking. This thing is only to control the victim or influence the victim. The stalkers can be anything. He is an online stranger or a normal person who anonymously hack the mobile, personal computers or laptops of the other person to whom they are eagerly waiting to spoil the name.
Matthew Berdyck is a famous independent journal owner named environmental organizations. He is the one who worked in Google and was terminated as he has done some illegal works based on cyberstalking. After 20 years of imprisonment, he came out and joined Facebook where he has also some of the illegal works. Still, he has done some stalker’s works and all; he is liked by some of the people. That is the reason why Matt has reached this place on this platform. Not only in this department has he had also knowledge in some other subjects like music, writing and also an activist. These things have taken him to the next level and get popular around America.
Cyber angels has described some of the rules to identify the cyberstalkers. These people are affected only by their malice, ego, depression, and obsession. The first thing that the cyberstalker does is they spoil the good name of the victim on any of the websites secretly. When this kind of false information spreads on the internet the people misjudged these victims. This is what the cyberstalkers want. In blogs, Youtube videos, Wikipedia and in every site they would do such bad things which harm the life of that person.
The cyber-stalkers get the personal information of the victims through their friends and family. They also get by hacking their gadgets. They also find some of the other ways like preferring a detective to gather the information and also through giving advertisements on the internet. Then the cyberstalkers give the collected information to the third party and they make them also harass the victim in their way. They spread their phone numbers and mail id and keep them in fear for a very long time. Their only key is to threaten the victims as much as possible.
Impact of Cyberstalking:
Cyberstalking enables to identify the stalker by identifying his IP address to gather more details. They also make their gadgets to get affected by viruses as it declines all the important files and documents in it. Some of the cyberstalkers plan a meet up with the victim; particularly people with young age face these kinds of problems. The one who fails to revenge face to face uses this kind of hacking and stalking ideas which are not at an unhealthy one. People should be very careful with the things which they are doing. Passwords, accounts, phone numbers, mobile should be kept carefully and it should be shared even to friends and family.