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Data Privacy Day: how is your personal information being used?

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Every day we share hundreds of small details about ourselves online, whether it is our phone number, a status update on social media, credit card details to buy online, a trail of cookie crumbs to use our favourite forum, or our name, date of birth, address and email address to access online services or apps.

Although these details may seem insignificant on their own, together they create your online identity – a profile and picture of who you are, what you do and how you behave.

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