Cybersecurity is a growing concern. Data Privacy Day is observed every January 28 as a reminder to protect and safeguard private data.

HOW TO OBSERVE

Visit staysafeonline.org for tips on keeping your data safe.

Use #DataPrivacyDay to post on social media.

HISTORY

Data Privacy Day was first initiated by the Council in Europe in 2007.  In 2009 the United States House of Representatives recognized National Data Privacy Day and the United States Senate recognized Data Privacy Day in 2010 and 2011.  It has continued through the efforts of various groups and organizations since.

Source: National Day Calendar