Skip to content
Skip to navigation menu

 

Protect Your Personal Information Online

Are you one of the estimated 100,000 people who have been joining Facebook everyday? Then you're already aware that online social networking sites, such as Facebook and MySpace, enable you to share information, news and pictures about yourself…

…But did you know that you could potentially be giving away personal information which could leave you open to becoming a victim of identity fraud?

And it's not just social networking sites. Any site where you publish personal information, such as blogs and online CVs, could leave you open to misuse of your information or fraud.

Be aware of the potential risks and take the following steps to help to protect yourself and your personal information.

Security: protect yourself from identify theft

Privacy: protect yourself online

Protecting your identity in Facebook