Most humans leave hundreds of traces in the digital world every single day! Simple tasks such as sending an email, text or posting on a social media leaves a digital trace, these types of traces are visible traces. However, there are also traces called ‘invisible’ or ‘unintentional’, these types of digital traces leave records of peoples website searches, phone call history or even map searches which can log peoples movements. This invisible trace can direct a stranger right to a persons location or do amazing work such as solving a crime! It is vital people are aware of their invisible footprint to protect them against the vast cyber world.
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