T0048 "Harass"

Tactic stage: TA18

Summary: Threatening or harassing believers of opposing narratives refers to the use of intimidation techniques, including cyberbullying and doxing, to discourage opponents from voicing their dissent. An influence operation may threaten or harass believers of the opposing narratives to deter individuals from posting or proliferating conflicting content.


Has counters:

C00009 Educate high profile influencers on best practices
C00012 Platform regulation
C00027 Create culture of civility
C00046 Marginalise and discredit extremist groups
C00048 Name and Shame Influencers
C00073 Inoculate populations through media literacy training
C00087 Make more noise than the disinformation
C00093 Influencer code of conduct
C00114 Don't engage with payloads
C00115 Expose actor and intentions
C00154 Ask media not to report false information
C00160 find and train influencers

Detection methods include:

F00016 Identify fence-sitters


Examples include:

Seen in incidents: