Data privacy has become a social and economic imperative, but protecting personal information is a technical challenge.
What is the way forward?
Brendon Lynch, director of privacy at Microsoft’s Trustworthy Computing Group in [snowy] Redmond says existing rights management technology could be the key to enabling individuals to take control of how their personal information is used.
Could personal DRM provide the assurance our personal information is secure? It will be interesting to see how Microsoft and other software and IT suppliers tackle this growing problem. What do you think?