Today I was notified that I was named as an IAPP Fellow of Information Privacy. I’m honored and humbled to be a part of this organization’s inaugural class of Fellows. You can read more about this designation here. The list of IAPP Fellows is here.
There’s a cynical meme out there about mistrusting new (as well as proprietary) encryption methods. Unless its been around long enough to suffer the slings and arrows of academic and practitioner criticism, its probably not worth entrusting your security to it. I’m hereby extending this in a new corollary: All claims of “new” equationsContinue reading “Always Mistrust New Risk Equations”
I recently had the privilege to have some discussions with fellow members of a privacy-oriented group. They were mostly lawyers, and after a series of discussions we waded into the current disapprovals over Nordstrom’s practice of tracking people by Wifi (see here for more on this). Basically its the implied consent that seems to be getting people up in arms. That and thisContinue reading “Despite all my rage…”