Issue No. 05 - May (2006 vol. 7)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MDSO.2006.32
Google's Search Across Computers feature lets registered users search the documents on any of their computers via indexed copies stored temporarily on Google servers. The new feature represents only one of many online service innovations that current network capabilities encourage--and current laws allow. Legal scholars have joined technologists to resolve the potential data-exposure risks without stifling the development of new and useful online services.
data storage, data security, legal factors
Greg Goth, "News: New Perils in Hosted Data?", IEEE Distributed Systems Online, vol. 7, no. , pp. 4, May 2006, doi:10.1109/MDSO.2006.32