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Re: Action-101: Revise text for Issue-6, What are the underlying concerns?

From: Nicholas Doty <npdoty@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 11 Feb 2012 19:12:40 -0800
Cc: public-tracking@w3.org, John Simpson <john@consumerwatchdog.org>, "Aleecia M. McDonald" <aleecia@aleecia.com>, Matthias Schunter <mts@zurich.ibm.com>, Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
Message-Id: <721BEC90-BE12-490D-ADAA-3D06A3CEBC8B@w3.org>
To: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
On Feb 11, 2012, at 12:57 PM, Rigo Wenning wrote:
> 2/ While the consumer-protection aspect is clearly stated, the protection of 
> democracy aspect is not clear and is hidden in the "human rights" statement.

Rigo, do you want to suggest some text to explain the democratic concern?

From my part, some text we came up with in one of our small groups in Brussels may be relevant to this enumeration/elaboration of privacy concerns:

> * Experiencing targeting based on data about me from unexpected sources. (In many cases, large profiles of data about me or people like me already exist, compiled from either online or offline data.)
> * Retention of browsing history data by unexpected sources.

Thanks,
Nick
Received on Sunday, 12 February 2012 03:12:48 UTC

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