Re: Privacy protection principles

> On Sep 16, 2016, at 8:03 , Joseph Lorenzo Hall <> wrote:
> (waits for David Singer to chime in on the vagaries of PII, personal
> information, personal data, etc.)


Somewhere I picked up the acronym PDI — Personally Derived Information — and I kinda like it. Given enough information deriving from a personal interaction, you end up knowing something about a person, and they can become identifiable.

> It might be time to have some loya jirga (big discussion) to
> standardize or describe these terms for use in w3c? At CDT we tend to
> default to -- what I associate with European data protection
> regulation -- "personal data".
> Will be great to see many of you next week!

Very much looking forward to it.  Travel safely!

David Singer
Manager, Software Standards, Apple Inc.

Received on Friday, 16 September 2016 15:44:49 UTC