Privacy and Other Legalities
Privacy, Legalities, and Social Impact
A section of An LDAP Roadmap & FAQ: A tutorial aid to navigating
various LDAP and X.500 resources on the Internet, v2.0a
by: Jeff Hodges
is v2.0a -- a "beta" release -- it is still way under construction. You
will find version 1.5, which may or may not be more up-to-date, HERE.
Apologies for any confusion.
Privacy in life in general is becoming more of a front-page topic these
days, and privacy on the Internet in particular is especially relevant.
Below are links to documents which discuss privacy in terms of directory
services, and also documents that discuss privacy on the Internet in general.
Building an X.500 Directory Service in the US. B. Jennings.
May 1996. (Format: TXT=51266 bytes) (Status: INFORMATIONAL)
RFC1943 is a good starting point for research about directory privacy
-- check out its list of references. Also look at section 3.0 on legal
Model for Informational Privacy of Directories in the United States.
Barbara Jennings, Srinivas Sataluri. INTERNET-DRAFT (expired), November
User Bill of Rights for entries and listings in the Public Directory.
The North American Directory Forum. January 1992. (Format: TXT=3502 bytes)
(Obsoleted by RFC1417) (Status: INFORMATIONAL)
are these available on the web?
Privacy and Accuracy Issues in Network Information Center Databases.
J. Curran, A. Marine. August 1992. (Format: TXT=8858 bytes) (Also FYI0015)
The X.500 Directory Services: a discussion of the concerns
raised by the existence of a global Directory, Julia M. Hill,
Vol.2/No.1 Electronic Networking, Spring 1992.
Directory Services and Privacy Issues. E. Jeunik and E.
Huizer. Proceedings of the 4th Joint European Networking Conference, 1993.
Technology and Privacy: The New Landscape. Philip E. Agre,
Marc Rotenberg, ed. MIT Press, 1997. ISBN: 0-262-01162-X. The author's
have parked the intro and other info <here>.
web pages (European)
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