#cyberbullying | #cyberbully | K-Pop Body Vows to Wipe Out ‘Cyber Violence’ after Singer’s Death Linked to Online Bullying

Following the recent death of K-pop star Sulli, Korean authorities are reportedly newly committed to “the eradication and prevention of cyber terror and malicious comments that defame and tarnish the reputation of pop culture artists.”

25-year-old Sulli, real name Choi Jin-ri, was discovered at a house in Seongnam, in the Gyeonggi province, on Monday. The K-pop singer, formerly of girl band f(x), had previously spoken openly about the physical and mental ailments she suffered from as a result of malicious comments and rumors spreading about her online.