Soundbite: Women face ‘dishonour’ cyber-attacks
Posted November 25, 2012on:
Authoritarian governments are increasingly aiming to control images and control information getting out of their countries. One of the strategies they use are cyber assaults and this is when they focus on attacking activists online… Women face a specific threat online and off-line because certainly a lot of the cyber-attacks try to defame them and dishonour them, accusing them of being prostitutes or other culturally relevant threats.
Courtney Radsch via Kate Russell