ISLAMABAD – A day-long training program regarding digital security has been arranged in Bannu for journalists from the tribal areas.

Journalists from Waziristan who participated in the training program said that they received important information to ensure the security of their email and other social media accounts, reported a private news channel.

They said the trainers shared methods and techniques to protect personal data on the internet.

Abdus Salam, a trainer at the program, said the world had become a global village due to the fast development of internet.

“In these circumstances, every person, especially journalists, should ensure the safety of their data. The purpose of this workshop is to impart training to journalists for securing their personal data,” he said.