Explore a range of common cyber security threats — find out how they work, how to prevent them, and what to do if they happen to you.
Online bullies may:
It’s done with the intention of hurting or embarrassing someone. The person being bullied may not know the identity of their bully, or why it’s happening.
Netsafe can help anyone in New Zealand with these kinds of issues.
Netsafe have dedicated Case Managers who will:
Steps they can take include:
Any steps that Netsafe take will be with your consent and they’ll work with you throughout the process to ensure that you’re comfortable.
We recommend you report cyber bullying or harassment directly to Netsafe.
You can also make a report to Netsafe by phone on 0508 Netsafe. Their hours are: