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Issue No. 06 - November-December (2003 vol. 1)
ISSN: 1540-7993
pp: 5-7
ABSTRACT
<p>Two hundred years ago, people could keep few, if any, secrets in their communities but were essentially anonymous a few towns away. Today, we scarcely know our neighbors, let alone their private affairs, but marketers halfway around the world can pull up credit reports and lifestyle preferences with a few keystrokes.</p>
INDEX TERMS
privacy, monoculture, privacy expectations
CITATION
George Cybenko, "From the Editors: Privacy Is the Issue", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 1, no. , pp. 5-7, November-December 2003, doi:10.1109/MSECP.2003.1253559
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