Safe In Cyberia

What Is Data Privacy?

Utkarsh, a resident of Delhi is concerned about his data privacy as he has knowledge about the subject. He is well aware of the fact the public and private companies use public data to fulfill their agenda. And, he is aware what information needs to be shared on social platforms and apps. Do you know what is data privacy?

SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT

Digital environment that the pandemic created has further taken over practically every aspect of our lives. All our needs are being met online. Young adults, especially those in schools, are consuming and interacting with data like never before. But we are not just getting from the online world, we are also giving out something vital - information. About us. Without even knowing it.

Cybercrime, which includes everything from theft and embezzlement to data hacking and identity theft, was up 600% as a result of the pandemic. But the vast majority of the teens and young adults are not aware of the perils of the online world.

Issues of data security and privacy are not widely known. The frequent use of digital tools to lure young people into dangerous and compromising situations is not known. The infinite possibilities and types of cybercrime are not known.