Online harrassment stories
Palo Alto Networks - ransomware is becoming more aggressive
The 2023 report shares insights compiled based on findings from Unit 42's incident response work from approximately 1,000 cases throughout the past 18 months.
Online bullying, harassment skyrockets since COVID outbreak
Harmful content reports have risen by over 25% since the outbreak of the COVID pandemic, according to Netsafe.
Almost 300% increase in harmful online content cases reported during pandemic
Harmful online content cases have surged by 292% during the pandemic, according to a new study by Report Harmful Content.
'Stalkerware': The new name for spying tools & online harrassment
Tech giants unite to combat insidious 'stalkerware' menace.
Kindness doesn't hurt: New movement unites internet users to #keepitkindonline
#keepitkindonline is a new social media campaign aimed at exposing the nasty side of the internet and encouraging people to making it a kinder place.
Unsupervised: Are Kiwi high schoolers safe online?
More than half of NZ high school students unsupervised online outside school, says University of Auckland study.
#Spamnomore: Twitter's new features hand quality control back to you
Twitter is handing control back to its users with new two features that will screen out unwanted content - and unwanted users.
Kiwi students continue to receive unwanted sexual material via mobile phone and the internet
15% of secondary school students in New Zealand received unwanted sexually explicit material between 2007 and 2012, according to a report.
Twitter forms council to do something about its abuse problem
Twitter tackles toxicity: New Trust and Safety Council to combat rampant abuse on the platform.
Rapid changes in digital universe exposing young Kiwis to cyber threats
NetSafe report warns of rising cyber risks for New Zealand youths amid digital upheaval.