Saving On-Line Privacy [chapter]

Jan Camenisch, Gregory Neven
2010 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
With the increasing use of electronic media for our daily transactions, we widely distribute our personal information. Once released, controlling the dispersal of these information is virtually impossible. Privacy-enhancing technologies can help to minimize the amount of information that needs to be revealed in transactions, on the one hand, and to limit the dispersal, on the other hand. Unfortunately, these technologies are hardly used today. In this paper we aim to foster the adoption by
more » ... ding a summary of what such technologies can achieve. We hope that by this, policy makers, system architects, and security practitioners will be able to employ privacy-enhancing technologies.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-14282-6_3 fatcat:vkrzndnqsved3o263ihe5gdqya