Friday, 28 January 2011

Data Protection Day: guaranteeing your right to privacy

Worried about future employers seeing your facebook page? Think the interview might go badly if they did? And if you cancel your account, why should people still be able to see your photos? What protection do you have for e-mails, photos, business details? Here's a quick look at one unlucky "interviewee". Today, 28 January, is Data Protection Day, jointly promoted by the Council of Europe (the Human Rights Body) and the European Commission. The annual Data Protection Day aims at giving people the chance to understand what personal data is collected about them and why, and what their rights are. Click here for details...

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