Governmental Data Mining of Personal Information
From Theoretical Mappings to Policy Responses
Governments around the world are facing new and serious challenges when striving to protect the security and safety of their citizens. Many of these are brought about by technological advances. Governments are turning to technology to provide a response. One such response is the use of data mining applications to analyze vast datasets of personal information which are at the governments' disposal. On April 6, 2011, Dr. Tal Zarsky gave a presentation on the implications of Government data mining.