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Re: new security/privacy review questions

From: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 03 Jul 2015 16:19:04 -0700
Cc: Katie Haritos-Shea GMAIL <ryladog@gmail.com>, Tiffany DUMAS <tiffany.dumas@live.com>, "public-privacy (W3C mailing list)" <public-privacy@w3.org>
Message-id: <CC505CF1-6AE9-4796-B9F0-0931913AF0A3@apple.com>
To: Christine Runnegar <runnegar@isoc.org>

> On Jul 3, 2015, at 4:28 , Christine Runnegar <runnegar@isoc.org> wrote:
> 
> Yes, welcome Tiffany, and thank you for sharing your views.
> 
> Indeed, the scope of privacy and data protection laws (i.e. the definition of “personal data/personal information”) varies depending on the jurisdiction.
> 
> A common, but not universal definition is:
> 
> “any information [relating to/about] an identified or identifiable individual” 
> 
> (found, for example, in the OECD Privacy Guidelines, Council of Europe Convention 108 and APEC Privacy Framework)
> 
> My personal preference is not to use “PII”, but rather, “personal data” or “personal information”, as needed.

yes.  I am quite fond of ‘personally derived information’ i.e. information that derives from the actions of a single person.


David Singer
Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.
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