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Abstract

Digital technology nowadays covers all the spheres of life of an individual and society’s activities. With this, it is not a secret that it can be used both for the benefit and to the detriment of the person. In digital age, private life is becoming most vulnerable to arbitrary interference. This article considers various violations of the rights to privacy, communication safety and inviolability of privacy security brought in by the digital revolution. The article concludes that the most important task in the sphere of private life safety is to find a balance of interests of the state, the society and individuals. Private life restrictions caused by the new global threats should not lead to complete disappearance of privacy.

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DOI

https://doi.org/10.15394/jdfsl.2017.1460

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