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13211 Data Degradation: Making Private Data Less Sensitive Over Time
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Anciaux, N.L.G. and Bouganim, L. and van Heerde, H.J.W. and Pucheral, P. and Apers, P.M.G. (2008) Data Degradation: Making Private Data Less Sensitive Over Time. In: Proceedings of the 17th ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM2008), 26-30 Oct 2008, Napa valley, California, USA. pp. 1401-1402. ACM. ISBN 978-1-59593-991-3

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Official URL: http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1458082.1458301

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Abstract

Trail disclosure is the leakage of privacy sensitive data, resulting from negligence, attack or abusive scrutinization or usage of personal digital trails. To prevent trail disclosure, data degradation is proposed as an alternative to the limited retention principle. Data degradation is based on the assumption that long lasting purposes can often be satisfied with a less accurate, and therefore less sensitive, version of the data. Data will be progressively degraded such that it still serves application purposes, while decreasing accuracy and thus privacy sensitivity.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Paper (Extended Abstract, Poster)
Research Group:EWI-DB: Databases
Research Program:CTIT-ISTRICE: Integrated Security and Privacy in a Networked World
Research Project:CADMAI: Towards Context-Aware Data Management for Ambient Intelligence
ID Code:13211
Status:Published
Deposited On:16 August 2008
Refereed:Yes
International:Yes
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