Dr. Bhoopesh Kumar Sharma
Forensic Expert & Associate Professor
What is Cyberbullying ?
Cyberbullying, also referred to as online social violence, is an act of bullying someone by means of digital media such as cell phones, computers and tablets. It can take place in social media, forums, or gaming via SMS, email, applications, or online where people can access, interact, or share content. It basically includes sending, posting, or sharing negative, harmful, false, or mean content about someone else. Some these acts may cross the line into unlawful or criminal behavior.
- Social Media, such as Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter
- SMS (Short Message Service) also known as Text Message sent through devices
- Instant Message (via devices, email provider services, apps, and social media messaging features)
- Email etc.