Data Privacy Week begins on Monday, January 24 and is a global effort that generates awareness about the importance of privacy and highlights easy ways to protect personal information. Millions of people are unaware of and uninformed about how their personal information is being used, collected, or shared in our digital society. Whether it be social media or online shopping, our personal lives and the digital world have become intertwined more than ever.
Although the digital space has given us convenience and easily accessible information, it is imperative to remember best practices and tips in regards to protecting personal data and ensuring it is being used the right way. Data Privacy Week aims to inspire dialogue and empower individuals to take action when it comes to their online safety.
Please click below for some tips around protecting your personal information safe online: