(1) The right to be free from intrusion and interruption. It is linked with other fundamental rights such as freedom and personal autonomy. In relation to information, privacy involves the right of individuals to determine when, how and to what extent they share information about themselves with others.

(2) Freedom from intrusion into the private life or affairs of an individual when that intrusion results from undue or illegal gathering and use of information about that individual.

(3) The right of individuals to live free of intrusive monitoring of their personal affairs by third parties not of their choosing.

(4) The claim of individuals, groups or institutions to determine for themselves when, how and to what extent information about them is communicated to others.


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