J&K Police caution people on digital privacy issues

Srinagar, Feb 27 (IANS): J&K Police on Tuesday raised an alarm over digital privacy issues urging people to fortify online defences.

In response to growing concerns over online privacy and security, Cyber Police Kashmir has issued warnings about the risks of sharing personal information online. Police highlighted the importance of adjusting social media privacy settings and refraining from sharing sensitive details.

In an X-post cyber police Kashmir said, “Keep your settings private, protect your information by adjusting social media privacy settings. Limit who can see your posts and profile.

“Keep your pictures private and control who views your photos. Adjust privacy settings to protect personal images from unauthorized access.

“Don’t share personal information/details online: Safeguard your privacy. Refrain from sharing sensitive details on social media.”

The cyber police have been receiving an increasing number of complaints wherein people alleged online fraud through fake calls and withdrawal from bank accounts due to inadvertent disclosure of personal data.


Top Stories

Leave a Comment

Title: J&K Police caution people on digital privacy issues

You have 2000 characters left.


Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that sending false messages to insult, defame, intimidate, mislead or deceive people or to intentionally cause public disorder is punishable under law. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.