Found in the subtitle of Internet harassment roils South Korea
– ‘Cyberviolence’ reflects troublesome online society
The term seems made for sensationalism. But apparently it’s used in South Korea to refer to a range of behaviour that includes anything from online insults to sexual harassment and cyberstalking.
“South Korea is the world’s most wired country, boasting the highest per capita rate of broadband Internet connections. But there is a growing sense that high-tech prowess hasn’t been matched by the development of a mature online society.”