It can also be performed using webcams, voice chat systems like Skype, or online games and/or virtual worlds like Second Life.
The exact definition of cybersex—specifically, whether real-life masturbation must be taking place for the online sex act to count as cybersex—is up for debate.
Using similar sites, couples can also perform on camera for the enjoyment of others.
Cybersex differs from phone sex in that it offers a greater degree of anonymity and allows participants to meet partners more easily.
If you are in a crisis situation we urge to contact your local rape crisis center or health care professional.
Cybersex, also called computer sex, Internet sex, netsex and, colloquially, cyber or cybering, is a virtual sex encounter in which two or more people connected remotely via computer network send each other sexually explicit messages describing a sexual experience.
Some rapes are more physically violent than others. If you were a victim of rape, sexual assault, or sexual abuse, consider joining Pandora's Aquarium, an online support group, message board & chat room.
But whether your assault was physically violent or emotionally coercive, whether you were assaulted once or many times, you were still raped or abused. Even if you're not sure how to define what happened, you are welcome in our support community.the increased popularity of webcams has raised the number of online partners using two-way video connections to "expose" themselves to each other online—giving the act of cybersex a more visual aspect.There are a number of popular, commercial webcam websites that allow people to openly masturbate on camera while others watch them.If you were assaulted by a woman, you deserve to be here.If it happened yesterday or ten or twenty or thirty years ago, you deserve to be here. If it happened when you were a young child, you deserve to be here.If you are someone who supports survivors, you deserve to be here.