In this week’s chapter we learned about the information security triad, security tools, and how to secure yourself digitally. Thinking about your own security, and maintaining good passwords, keeping software up to date, etc., we should also discuss the security risks associated with social media.
With online activity, one may be curious about privacy. For example, many folks probably use Facebook, YouTube, WhatsApp, Instagram, Snapchat, etc. Have you viewed and of these sites’ privacy pages recently?
Write 1 page to answer questions below:
- Do you own your “personal data”?
- Is it easy to be anonymous online?
- Do you have any other thoughts or concerns around online privacy related to social media or other technology?
- Name at least one online privacy regulation, standard, or law. What are your thoughts on this?