Anonymizing


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Anonymizing

The process of removing identifying information from a transmission over the Internet. For example, one may anonymize an e-mail by removing information regarding the sender. It should not be confused with anonymous trading.
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Even with scrupulous attention to following good practices in anonymizing data, it would be easy for one of the research subjects to use contextual clues from the interviews to figure out who from their community was being interviewed--and who said what.
GOOD PRACTICES FOR ANONYMIZING AND DE-IDENTIFYING OPEN DATA
To keep such personal information private, the database would strip out women's names and other obvious identifying information, theoretically "anonymizing" the data.
transparency<p>Critics say Google has been too vague in explaining how it uses the data it collects, how it shares information among its services and with its advertisers, how it protects that data from litigators and government investigators, and how long it retains that data before deleting or "anonymizing" it so that it can't be tracked back to individual users.
He takes a case-by-case approach (anonymizing and hybridizing those from his own practice) in discussing the warning signs of "growing up dangerous" (this is the chapter that deals with celebrities), women who kill outside the family, women who kill their partners, women "who didn't mean to do it," women who kill their own children, mothers who molest children, women teachers who sexually abuse students, nuns who sexually abuse children, and girls who molest and murder.
You type a Web address into an anonymizing Web form such as The Cloak (www.the-cloak.com).
The continued development and increased availability of anonymizing Internet tools (i.e., devices that ensure a person's anonymity when using the Internet) can complicate the investigation of cyberstalking cases.
The revisions encourage organizations to incorporate into the process of anonymizing data an inquiry into the risks that the data may be re-identified and any potential negative effect on the individuals involved rather than focusing purely on the various techniques to anonymize the data.
CyberGhost VPN keeps its commitment to privacy by securing and anonymizing connections while blocking tracking attempts.
Silk Road was only accessible through the anonymizing network (https://www.torproject.org/) TOR , which requires a bit of technical skill to configure.
a) a) Supply of 62 voting units allow attendance by using a smart card supply control unit voting system, including service application software enabling the visualization during council meetings, supply projector including the screen, van 8 LCD screens, delivery of 3 specialty PC supply sound room / amplifier and speakers /, delivery camera system enabling on-line transmissions from the hall ZPK and the consequent imposition of entry into the video archive, with the possibility of anonymizing parts of the record.
The company actually published a blog on anonymizing information and noted how difficult it is to actually do that.