University Data Protection Office

September 23, 2020
Many studies have been done and articles written about the privacy risks children are exposed to when they go online. Those risks are why parents closely monitor their children’s activities over the internet and caution them against disclosing too much personal information. Parents expect the sites...
September 23, 2020
This Tuesday, September 8, the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (DPA) — the country’s comprehensive data protection law — will be eight years old, counted from the day it actually came into effect. The following day, September 9, the statute’s Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) will also celebrate...
September 22, 2020
Calling out people for bad behavior has become a trend on social media in recent years. One of the ways this online form of mob justice operates is through doxing.   Doxing is defined as “the internet-based practice of researching and publicly broadcasting private or identifying information...
September 21, 2020
No. 20-17 21 Sep 2020 NEWS | Schools are turning to surveillance technology to monitor students' temperature 1 Sep 2020   USA — To monitor potential viral spread, public Schools in...