Issue No. 06 - November/December (2006 vol. 4)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2006.154
Simson Garfinkel , Harvard University
Michael D. Smith , Harvard University
The guest editors discuss data surveillance. Proponents hope that data surveillance technology will be able to anticipate and prevent terrorist attacks, detect disease outbreaks, and allow for detailed social science research--all without the corresponding risks to personal privacy because machines, not people, perform the surveillance.
data mining, data surveillance, Simson Garfinkel, terrorism, total information awareness
M. D. Smith and S. Garfinkel, "Guest Editors' Introduction: Data Surveillance," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 4, no. , pp. 15-17, 2006.