On May 13, 2009, the Spanish Data Protection Authority (AEPD) issued extensive guidance with online privacy and security recommendations. It On May 13, 2009, the Spanish Data Protection Authority (AEPD) issued extensive guidance with online privacy and security recommendations. It highlights twelve key areas in which Internet users can be exposed to risks such as P2P networks, search engines, or social networking sites, and provides recommendations so as to alleviate these risks. It also provides security precautions such as avoiding spyware, erasing cookies and ensuring secure online banking, as well as encouraging responsible online behavior. The 68-page guide, “Recommendations to Internet Users,” is available (in Spanish) via the AEPD’s website here.