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The Rise Of “Stalkerware”: When Harassment Goes Digital | NBC News

Maria Shurilla got the strength to leave her husband after some 25 years of abuse. But she wasn’t free: he still knew where she was, what she was wearing, and what she was saying. Increasingly, technology is being used as a tool for abusers to track their victims. Experts call it stalkerware.
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The Rise Of “Stalkerware”: When Harassment Goes Digital | NBC News


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  1. It's real easy to stop stalkers and criminally controlling people.
    Blind them. Lasers work really well.
    Problem solved.

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