A ratter is someone who hacks personal devices to stalk their victims’ lives. This 2015 cyber-suspense movie stars Ashley Benson as the victim, Emma Taylor, a young graduate student who has just moved from the Midwest to New York, excited to be on her own for the first time in a big city.

Like many young people, Emma has her e-devices such as the mobile phone and laptop/computer switched on every moment of her day, even when sleeping at night. While she looks at the screen (even when she does not), there’s someone looking at her, destroying her privacy.

This story tells how false our sense of security can be. When such e-devices are on, someone could be watching us the whole time…




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