Going beyond current books on privacy and security, Unauthorized Access: The Crisis in Online Privacy and Security proposes specific solutions to public policy issues pertaining to online privacy and security. Requiring no technical or legal expertise, the book explains complicated concepts in clear, straightforward language. The authorsatwo renowned experts on computer security and lawaexplore the well-established connection between social norms, privacy, security, and technological structure. This approach is the key to understanding information security and informational privacy, providing a practical framework to address ethical and legal issues. The authors also discuss how rapid technological developments have created novel situations that lack relevant norms and present ways to develop these norms for protecting informational privacy and ensuring sufficient information security. Bridging the gap among computer scientists, economists, lawyers, and public policy makers, this book provides technically and legally sound public policy guidance about online privacy and security. It emphasizes the need to make trade-offs among the complex concerns that arise in the context of online privacy and security.... marketing services, health care claims processing, debt collection, and back- office credit card processing. ... So now we have traced the history of the information aggregator ChoicePoint from its beginnings as a tiny credit reporting bureau inanbsp;...
|Author||:||Robert H. Sloan, Richard Warner|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2013-07-15|