Search Engine Privacy Dilemmas, and Paths Toward Solutions


The observant reader will note that despite the rising tide of concerns regarding search query privacy, the industry as a whole is still pretty much in a state of denial, made all the more confusing by various signals from the U.S. Department of Justice.

This is turning into such a mess that it's becoming difficult to even keep the various participants and their positions completely clear. There is every reason to believe that without heroic action by the players involved, we may be heading toward a privacy, legislative, and judicial nightmare. But maybe there's a way out. The Risks Digest Volume 24: Issue 39

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 26th August 2006 3:36AM