Articles By John Boufford

Prepare to surrender your data

Prepare to surrender your data

Privacy PerspectivesAre you ready to handle requests from individuals seeking access to their own personal information under the Personal Information...

October 31st, 2002 John Boufford
Take a balanced approach to security

Take a balanced approach to security

I attended an excellent security conference in early March. As expected, there were a lot of stimulating presentations on intrusion...

June 2nd, 2002 John Boufford
Take a balanced approach to security

Take a balanced approach to security

I attended an excellent security conference in early March. As expected, there were a lot of stimulating presentations on intrusion...

May 30th, 2002 John Boufford
Surfing doesn

Surfing doesn

Last fall, the Canadian Advanced Technology Association (CATA Alliance; http://www.cata.ca) published the results of their Internet misuse survey ( http://www.cata.ca/cata/news/aug2701.cfm)....

May 16th, 2002 John Boufford
Don

Don

Are companies responsible for privacy practices of third-party links on their Web site?Companies often put disclaimers on their Web sites,...

February 7th, 2002 John Boufford
CIPS does good works

CIPS does good works

I've just left a CIPS' national board meeting where board members and section presidents have been business planning. As part...

November 29th, 2001 John Boufford
Privacy need not be a victim of increased security

Privacy need not be a victim of increased security

The recent terrorist acts in the United States will forever change our North American views on safety and security. One...

November 1st, 2001 John Boufford
Credit cards with zero limits could secure on-line shopping

Credit cards with zero limits could secure on-line shopping

Consumer acceptance of on-line transactions received another setback last winter. Reportedly, a hacker suspected to be from Russia, was holding...

October 21st, 2000 John Boufford
Don

Don

Many Internet sites are now posting privacy policies to convince customers that they have a privacy-friendly site and business operation....

May 4th, 2000 John Boufford
Privacy Perspectives

Privacy Perspectives

Both sides of Ontario's high-tech ID card initiativeA new technology initiative from the Ontario government is setting off alarm bells...

March 9th, 2000 John Boufford