Each year European Union Member States and European Institutions celebrate the Data Protection Day with the purpose to raise awareness and promote privacy and data protection.


2::1st of October
1::7th of February
3::28th of January

This answer is not the correct one. The Data Protection Day is celebrated each year on the 28th of January. This date is the anniversary of the signature of the Council of Europe's Convention 108, the first legally binding international instrument for data protection related to automatic processing of personal data. The document is available here: http://www.coe.int/en/web/conventions/full-list/-/conventions/treaty/108

See for more information also here: http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/standardsetting/dataprotection/data_protection_day_en.asp

Each year in October however is the European Cyber Security Month: a European Union advocacy campaign which aims to promote cyber security among citizens, to change their perception of cyber-threats and provide up to date security information, through education and sharing good practices. This quiz is part of the ECSM initiative for this year.

 

This answer is not the correct one. The Data Protection Day is celebrated each year on the 28th of January. This date is the anniversary of the signature of the Council of Europe's Convention 108, the first legally binding international instrument for data protection related to automatic processing of personal data. The document is available here:

http://www.coe.int/en/web/conventions/full-list/-/conventions/treaty/108

See for more information also here: http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/standardsetting/dataprotection/data_protection_day_en.asp

In 2017, the 7th of February will be the Safer Internet Day. The Internet Safer Day is organised by Insafe in February of each year with the goal of promoting a safer use of online technologies especially for young people. See more here:

https://www.saferinternetday.org

 

This is the correct answer. The Data Protection Day is celebrated each year on the 28th of January. This date is the anniversary of the signature of the Council of Europe's Convention 108, the first legally binding international instrument for data protection related to automatic processing of personal data. The document is available here:

http://www.coe.int/en/web/conventions/full-list/-/conventions/treaty/108

See for more information also here: http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/standardsetting/dataprotection/data_protection_day_en.asp


What is the official date of the Data Protection Day each year?