Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Privacy, Right of; Data protection;
The sophisticated applications of technology are expanding everyday. Unfortunately, so are the many concerns individuals in society are having about their right to privacy. The actual regulations dealing with one's right to privacy has not expand as rapidly as the applications of technology. Individuals using various types of technology are under the assumption their activities are private; however, this is not the case. It does not seem to matter if you are using a computer for communications work, school, or in the "privacy" of your own home, there is absolutely no privacy when dealing with this type of technology.
This review of this literature reports on how and why tracking is being conducted, some suggestions on how to protect your cyberspace activities, the laws concerning technology and privacy, and the current debate on encryption technology and the government.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Sharon E. Smaldino
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©1997 Kimberly S. McCoy
McCoy, Kimberly S., "Privacy issues dealing with technology : a review of the literature" (1997). Graduate Research Papers. 1150.