Data Privacy Day is held on January 28th every year. It is an effort to empower people to protect their privacy and control their digital footprint and escalate the protection of privacy and data as everyone’s priority.
Most of our kids and teens are on social networking sites.
Talk to them about securing their privacy settings weekly as well as the following tips from StaySafeOnline.org:
Social Networking and Privacy
- How to Update Your Facebook Privacy Settings offered by HowStuffWorks.com
- Recommended Facebook Privacy Settings for Teens from Connect Safely.
- Tips and questions you should ask to help protect you when using social networking sites provided by the National Cyber Security Alliance.
- Learn about Facebook’s Data Use Policy and view interactive tools and other resources.