Identity, Privacy and Trust

October 2008

  • Concern over a giant database? You bet!

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 15 Oct 2008
  • Lord Carlisle, the government's reviewer of anti-terror legislation, has expressed his concerns about the proposed interception of data plans in the Communications Data Bill, which is set to go ...

  • 100,000 - a magic number...

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 10 Oct 2008
  • Clearly 100,000 is the data loss number of the day - first EDS admits to losing details of 100,000 MoD personnel, then Deloitte confesses to losing a laptop containing details of its pension scheme ...

  • Scientific American

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 06 Oct 2008
  • Dave has posted some excellent thoughts on this month's Scientific American special on privacy. In particular, if you've not considered how some folks feel about RFID tags then take a look.

  • STBO: We don't trust organisations with our personal data

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 06 Oct 2008
  • Ian's published an interesting piece on the breakdown in consumer trust of how our data is managed by organisations. There is, of course, an element of Statin' The Bl**din' Obvious about this, but ...

  • Phorm kicks off its next trial

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 01 Oct 2008
  • Online profiling and advertising exchange Phorm has started its next trial with partner BT. This stage of Phorm's rollout was enabled after City Police confirmed that they are taking no further ...