Website for Young People about protecting Personal Data online

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) contains pages for young people , aimed at helping them to protect personal information and consider what they are posting online.

http://www.ico.gov.uk/youth.aspx

 The website aims to encourage teenagers to think about what information they are posting online to sites such as Social Networking profiles etc, what to do if information is incorrect or you are a victim of Identity theft and what rights the Data Protection Act can give us.

Currently the site considered Social networking sites and Exam results and links to useful resources and ways the ICO can help.

Information for adults can be found here


 

 

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