Identity, Privacy and Trust

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  • US Cyberspace Policy Review

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 16 Jun 2009
  • I've finally got round to reading the US Cyberspace Policy Review. Authored by Melissa Hathaway, Cybersecurity Chief at the National Security Council, this document was published at the end of May, ...

  • Might Alan Johnson abandon the ID Cards scheme?

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 15 Jun 2009
  • The Sunday Times reports that new Home Secretary Alan Johnson has ordered a review of the National Identity Service. Claiming inside information that he "is more sympathetic to civil liberties ...

  • CBE for the Information Commissioner

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 15 Jun 2009
  • Outgoing Information Commissioner Richard Thomas was appointed CBE in the Queen's birthday honours list at the weekend. Richard steps down from his post this Wednesday, and his successor ...

  • Opt-Out or Opt-In

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 30 Apr 2009
  • The National Programme for IT is steaming ahead within the NHS (if you believe the press releases), but remains controversial as ever. Pilots in two different areas demonstrate the incredible ...

  • An End to Silly Names?

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 29 Apr 2009
  • The Register notes that the Identity and Passport Service refused to issue a passport to a woman who had changed her name to "Ms Pudsey Bear" (in aid of the BBC's Children in Need charity), despite ...

  • More on Phorm

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 28 Apr 2009
  • "Mark Thompson" has commented on the previous short item on 'Phiting Dirty,' and I think his comment merits a blog item in its own right. I've reproduced his text below: This new 'smear' website ...

  • Phiting Dirty

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 28 Apr 2009
  • Deep Packet Inspection outfit Phorm is busy covering itself with glory today. This morning we had the Freedom of Information revelation that contrary to previous statements, the Home Office not ...

  • When is 'Fake ID' not Fake ID?

    Toby Stevens - Enterprise Privacy Group 21 Apr 2009
  • Some weeks ago I was interviewed by the BBC, who asked what I thought the greatest security threat to the National Identity Scheme (NIS) would be. The answer was easy: the biggest threat to ID ...

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