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Online privacy : a reference handbook / Robert Gellman and Pam Dixon.

By: Gellman, Robert.
Contributor(s): Dixon, Pam.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Contemporary world issues: Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2011Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 295 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781598846508 (electronic bk.); 1598846507 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Privacy, Right of -- United States | Data protection -- Law and legislation -- United States | Internet -- Law and legislation -- United StatesAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Online privacy.DDC classification: 342.7308/58 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Worldwide perspective -- Chronology of online privacy -- Biographical sketches -- Data and documents -- Directory of organizations -- Resources.
Summary: The Internet is great-until someone hacks your accounts or otherwise violates your privacy. This expert book provides a thorough and up-to-date overview of the key issues and risks relative to online privacy and explains how to counter those risks with solutions everyone needs to know.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Worldwide perspective -- Chronology of online privacy -- Biographical sketches -- Data and documents -- Directory of organizations -- Resources.

The Internet is great-until someone hacks your accounts or otherwise violates your privacy. This expert book provides a thorough and up-to-date overview of the key issues and risks relative to online privacy and explains how to counter those risks with solutions everyone needs to know.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

<p> Robert Gellman is a privacy consultant and former chief counsel to a House of Representatives subcommittee responsible for privacy legislation.</p> <p> Pam Dixon is the executive director of the World Privacy Forum where she has published numerous influential privacy studies.</p>

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