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Identity, Privacy and Trust

Examining issues around trust, privacy and data protection.

February 2009

  • RSA Conference Europe 2009

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 26 Feb 2009
  • The RSA Conference Europe 2009 has published its call for speakers. It's a great event for security professionals to learn and network, and remember that if your paper is accepted you gain free ...

  • NTHNTF: More mythbusing

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 26 Feb 2009
  • I'm indebted to William van Zwanenberg, who has provided such a detailed and extensive comment on yesterday's "Nothing to hide, nothing to fear" (NTHNTF) article that is merits a blog entry in its ...

  • Debunking a myth: If you have nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 25 Feb 2009
  • The idea that an individual can live in a surveillance society with nothing to fear so long as they have nothing to hide may, on the face of it, appear attractive. For those of us who think of ...

  • Biometrics and Privacy

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 25 Feb 2009
  • I spoke today at a Social Market Foundation event on biometrics. The keynote was Prof James Wayman, who was exceptionally fluent and interesting on the topic, and I was pleasantly surprised to see ...

  • The Convention on Modern Liberty

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 25 Feb 2009
  • I'd like to draw your attention to one of the most important civil liberties events of this - or any other - year. The Convention on Modern Liberty is a series of events running around the UK this ...

  • Coroners & Justice: Government "retreat" is an ambush

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 24 Feb 2009
  • The Independent reports that Justice Secretary Jack Straw is planning to amend the data sharing provisions of the Coroners & Justice Bill when it reached report stage next month, with the ...

  • Coroners & Justice - is this what it's all about?

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 21 Feb 2009
  • I wish there were an emoticon for <slaps forehead with one hand whilst lightbulb goes on over head>. I was pondering Coroners & Justice on the flight home last night, when I realised what ...

  • The injustice of data sharing

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 20 Feb 2009
  • The Coroners and Justice Bill has had its second reading in the Commons and gone to Committee. Why should we care about a Bill that is, on the face of it, intended to reform the operation of ...

  • Government ordered to publish ID Card gateway reviews

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 20 Feb 2009
  • The government has been ordered to publish OGC Gateway reviews of the National Identity Scheme. The reviews, which are a standard component of major IT programmes in central government, examine the ...

  • When driving licenses go wrong

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 19 Feb 2009
  • The Register is carrying an entertaining story about Ireland's most prolific traffic offender - a Pole called "Prawo Jazdy" who had clocked up 50 speeding fines and parking tickets without ever ...

  • About Face for data ownership

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 18 Feb 2009
  • Social networking site Facebook has made an about-turn on changes to its privacy policy. On 4 February, the site published changes to its Terms of Service that would allow it to use any information ...

  • The importance of privacy in the Cloud

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 10 Feb 2009
  • There's little doubt that privacy is a major issue for Cloud Computing, and few can claim to fully understand the issue, but Sun Microsystems has made it clear how important the issue is: they've ...

  • Woolies was using bargain basement payment security?

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 10 Feb 2009
  • The excellent Datonomy blog has pointed out an article in the Daily Mail about the dumping of customer receipts as the stores closed down. But something feels wrong about this data loss story. The ...

  • Google's Latitude - Are location services a privacy risk?

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 05 Feb 2009
  • Google has just launched its 'next big thing' - Latitude, a location tracker that can be used to share your location details with others. Is this a great leap forward, or a threat to privacy? ...

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