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Internet troll: An internet troll is someone who anonymously post malicious or provocative messages on the Internet with the sole purpose of upsetting or harming others and inciting emotional reactions.
Cyber-bullying: is the wilful and repeated harm inflicted through the use of the internet, cell phones, other electronic devices, by way of using instant messaging, e-mail, chat rooms or social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter to harass threaten or intimidate someone. The problem is compounded by anonymity as it allows the cyber-bully to take a ‘moral vacation’.
Cyber-stalking involves using the internet (or other electronic means) to repeatedly harass an individual, group or organisation. It can include monitoring any online activity of the target, gathering information to threaten or harass and the dissemination of false accusations and defamatory material. Cyber-stalking often features linked patterns of online and offline behaviour (‘real-time’ stalking) such as sending threatening emails.