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Technology has the potential to be a two-edged sword for those experiencing domestic violence. Working at the Women’s Services Network (known as WESNET), National Director Karen Bentley has seen first-hand how perpetrators can misuse technology to abuse their victims, most often women.

This includes threats through email and messages, location stalking, and shaming on social media.

In this article for Telstra Exchange, Karen outlines what technology facilitated abuse is, and features a number of resources to defend against it.

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