W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-privacy@w3.org > October to December 2011

Re: RE: Privacy alert: Verizon is now monitoring your mobile Web habits

From: Harlan Lieberman-Berg <hliebermanberg@chitika.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 15:28:27 -0400
Message-ID: <CAHaHo-1+R5fTOd0mNynhXaiTrbEwoWNLy+XWURQd+Zr-sKeKJQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Steingruebl, Andy" <asteingruebl@paypal-inc.com>
Cc: "public-privacy (W3C mailing list)" <public-privacy@w3.org>, Ashkan Soltani <ashkan.soltani@gmail.com>
My understanding is that ZIP+4 isolates you to about a city block of
houses, an apartment complex, or a business that is somehow high
volume - except for P.O. boxes, where it isolates to a single box.

--
Harlan Lieberman-Berg
Director of Operations
Chitika, Inc.

On Oct 13, 2011 3:08 PM, "Steingruebl, Andy"
<asteingruebl@paypal-inc.com> wrote:
>
> Do you know off the top of your head how many people are uniquely identifiable by just their zip+4?† Anyone?† Iím not asking in addition to other data, just about zip+4 btw.
>
>
>
> --
>
> Andy Steingruebl
>
> Sr. Manager, Internet Standards and Governance
>
> PayPal Information Risk Management
>
> (408) 967-4650
>
>
>
> From: public-privacy-request@w3.org [mailto:public-privacy-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Ashkan Soltani
> Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2011 11:21 AM
> To: Richard Barnes
> Cc: Perez, Aram; public-privacy (W3C mailing list)
> Subject: Re: Privacy alert: Verizon is now monitoring your mobile Web habits
>
>
>
> My understanding is that VZ is using subscriber's addresses in order to tag http traffic with ZIP+4, which is then later shared with advertisers (similar to Feeva†http://www.wired.com/epicenter/2010/06/coming-soon-web-ads-tailored-to-your-zip-4/all/1†)
>
>
Received on Friday, 14 October 2011 22:11:52 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Friday, 14 October 2011 22:11:54 GMT