Press & Media

Below are highlights of press clips and interviews of Pam Dixon about her books, research, or non-profit privacy work from 1995 to present. Dixon has been quoted in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Associated Press, The Economist, National Journal, Newsweek, Time, US News and World Report, Modern Healthcare, Der Spiegel, and many other publications. Dixon’s television appearances include many national as well as local interviews, including appearances on CBS News’ “48 Hours ,” Good Morning America, NBC, ABC, CNN, Fox, PBS, MSNBC and others. Dixon had a weekly tech segment on Clear Channel for more than 7 years, and still conducts many other radio appearances from CBS to NPR to ABC and local affiliates.

For interviews:  please contact Pam Dixon at +1 760.470.2000, or you can reach her via World Privacy Forum at +1 760-712-4281 and




MODERN HEALTHCARE18 March 2015, Theft of clinical data could prove problematic for Premera, Adam Rubenfire.

FEDERAL INFORMATION AND NEWS DISPATCH18 March 2015, House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Information Technology Hearing, Cybersecurity: The Evolving Nature of Cyber Threats Facing the Private Sector, testimony of Edmund Mierzwinski, US PIRG.

MODERN HEALTHCARE17 March 2015, Cyberattack exposes data of 11 million Premera Blue Cross members, Adam Rubenfire and Joseph Conn.

CQ CONGRESSIONAL QUARTERLY16 March 2015, Death Master File Evaluation, Testimony of Judy C. Rivers.

CONSUMER REPORTS13 March 2015, What to do if your doctor asks for your Social Security Number, Diane Umansky.

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE08 March 2015, Checking out what big data knows about you, Rich Lord.

ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION04 March 2015, Anthem breach spotlights fraud, Sean Sposito.

MODERN HEALTHCARE04 March 2014, Data breaches can lead to major medical identity theft issues, Darius Tahir and Bob Herman.

CBS NEWS WMEM18 February 2015, Your medical condition is for sale for cents on the dollar, Jennifer Emert. (broadcast)

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER15 February 2015, Anthem breach: here’s info you need dealing, Sheryl Harris.

NEWS BITES11 February 2015, CUNA tips and help members in wake of massive Anthem breach.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY10 February 2015, State telecom.

LARUE COUNTY HERALD NEWS10 February 2015, Anthem reports data breach, Laurel Wilson.

GLOBAL DATA POINT07 February 2015, Hackers see rewarding targets in health care companies.

THE MESSENGER07 February 2015, Kentucky among affected markets in Anthem data breach, Laurel Wilson.

THE NEW YORK TIMES07 February 2015, What Anthem customers should do next after data breach, Tara Siegel Bernard.

CBS THIS MORNING07 February 2015, The entire US health industry is shifting from paper to digital record keeping, Anthony Mason, Kris Van Cleave. (broadcast)

ASSOCIATED PRESS06 February 2015, Hackers see rewarding targets in health care companies, Tom Murphy and Brandon Bailey.

CBS EVENING NEWS06 February 2015, Hackers got their hands on as many as eighty million records at the country’s second largest health insurer, Anthem, Scott Pelley, Kris Van Cleave. (broadcast)

THE WASHINGTON POST, 06 February 2015, Medical data attractive to hackers, Andrea Peterson.

SAN MATEO DAILY JOURNAL06 February 2015, Hackers see rewarding targets in health care companies, Ted Bridis, Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Murphy, Bailey.

KLAS 8 NEWS NOW06 February 2015, Medical ID theft, (broadcast).

TECHNOLOGY WIRE06 February 2015, …Hackers got their hands on as many as eighty million records, Scott Pelley.

VENTURA COUNTY STAR06 February 2015, Anthem vows to help clients, Tom Kisken.

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES02 February 2015, Obama’s precision medicine database: How safe and private is the patient data?

INTERNATIONAL NEW YORK TIMES26 January 2015, Firms sift social media in search of school spirit, Technophoria, Natasha Singer.

THE NEW YORK TIMES25 February 2015, Your college may be banking on your Facebook likes, Natasha Singer.

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER22 January 2015, Data privacy advocates welcome Obama’s support, with caveats, Jeff Gelles.

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER,  12 January 2015, Obama unveils broad privacy proposals for Americans and their kids, Sheryl Harris.

COLUMBUS DISPATCH04 January 2015, Like it or not, someone is rating you, Natasha Singer.

UK PROGRESSIVE03 January 2015, The Viagra Vote? Campaign research pushes the bounds of privacy,

WPRI, 01 January 2015, More insurance companies offering discounts for safe driving, Susan Hogan.


LIVETRADINGNEWS, 29 December 2014, Big Data helps politicians know voters better, Paul Ebeling.

POLITICO, 28 December 2014, The Viagra vote? Campaign research pushes the bounds of privacy, Darren Samuelsohn.

NEW YORK TIMES27 December 2014, The scoreboards where you can’t see your score, Natasha Singer.

HEALTH18 December 2014, What the Sony hack can teach you about your health privacy, Amanda MacMillan.

NEWS4JAX18 December 2014, Are you trading your privacy for a lower bill? Three questions to ask before using a plug-in device to save on auto insurance, Jodi Mohrmann.

WASHINGTON POST18 December 2014, Fitness trackers chase after the corporate market, Jena McGregor.

BIOMETRIC UPDATE16 December 2014, Wayne Memorial Hospital installs SafeChx fingerprint recognition scanner, Stephen Mayhew.

THE TIMES-TRIBUNE, 15 December 2014, Pennsylvania hospital unveils new identification technology, Michael Iorfino.

UBERWACHUNG (Germany), 10 December 2014, Wie aus dem Nichts, Thorsten Shcroder.

PBS NEWSHOUR, 09 December 2014, Ask the Headhunter: Does HR really need your Social Security Number? Nick Corcodilos.

FIERCEHEALTHPAYER01 December 2014, Hospital staff caught snooping, putting privacy and identity at risk, Jane Antonio.

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER29 November 2014, UH patient records tapped, employee gained improper access, Jon Caniglia.

WBZ-TV27 November 2014, Car insurance companies offer high tech ways for discounts, Kathryn Hauser. (Broadcast).

20 MINUTEN27 November 2014, Das andert sich ab Januar fur Facebook-Mitglieder.

CBC News, 25 November 2014, Social media terms of service may be trumped by Canadian law, Mark Collom.

THREATPOST, 24 November 2014, EFF, privacy groups say NIST crypto standards must be free from backdoors, Dennis Fisher.

LEGAL MONITOR WORLDWIDE, 25 November 2014, Social media terms of service may be trumped by Canadian law.

EATER20 November 2014, Are restaurants using tablets to spy on diners?

POLITICO19 November 2014, Uber’s PR stumble drives new privacy woes, Tony Romm.

CBS News 13 (Sacramento), 18 November 2014, CAll Kurtis investigates: Are restaurant tablets on the table spying on you? (Broadcast).

INLAND VALLEY DAILY BULLETIN17 November 2014, Invasion of medical records, hospital privacy, on the rise, Susan Abram.

PASADENA STAR-NEWS16 November 2014, Invasion of medical records, hospital privacy, on the rise, Susan Abram.

IT EXPERT (UA), 15 November 2014, Facebook privacy policy. (trans.)

BUSINESS SPECTATOR14 November 2014, Facebook gives its privacy policy a makeover, Reed Albergotti.

WALL STREET JOURNAL, 14 November 2014, Facebook gives its privacy policy a makeover, Reed Albergotti.

HUFFINGTON POST14 November 2014, Finding a cure for medical identity theft, Joe Ross.

FINANCIAL SERVICES MONITOR WORLDWIDE08 November 2014, Plugging in to save on car insurance.

WINK (CBS) NEWS07 November 2014, Plugging in to get insurance break, Katie Cribbs. (Broadcast).

WINK (CBS) NEWS30 October 2014, Is your doctor mining your data? (Broadcast).

INSIDE CYBER SECURITY29 October 2014, White House request attracts dozens of comments on privacy objectives, Christopher J. Castelli.

NEW YORK TIMES17  October 2014, The dark market for personal data, Frank Pasquale.

BUSINESS DAILY, UK, 14 October, 2014, Can Apple watch redefine insurance industry?

NEWS 409 October 2014, Is your doctor mining your data? Nikki Kimbelton, (Broadcast).

TARGETED NEWS SERVICE08 October 2014, Big data discrimination the focus of FTC workshop.

NATIONAL LAW REVIEW07 October 2014, Data Brokers Demystified (write up on IAPP panel), Meena Harris.

NEW YORK TIMES03 October 2014, Ways to Protect Yourself after the JP Morgan Hacking, Tara Siegel Bernard.

LEXOLOGY26 September 2014, Insights from the FTCs “big data” workshop, Steven A. Augustino, John J. Heitmann, Alysa Zeltzer Hutnik, Dana B. Rosenfeld, Christopher M. Loeffler and Sharon Kim Schiavetti.

CREDITCARDS.COM19 September 2014, 6 ways to outsmart data brokers, Kelly Dilworth.

BUSINESS WEEK18 September 2014, For Sale: Your Name and Medical Condition, Shannon Pettypiece and Jordan Robertson.

FIERCEBIGDATA17 September 2014, FTC on the dangers in consumer labeling and big data stereotyping, Pam Baker.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY16 September 2014, Industry Must Help Clarify Big Data’s Policy Future, as FTC, Congress Continue Research, Says Brill.

CNN Expansión (Mexico),16 septiembre 2014, 6 organizaciones que quieren lucrar con tu información.

THE CALGARY HERALD (Alberta), September 15 2014, Data miners tap into medical histories
Shannon Pettypiece and Jordan Robertson, Bloomberg

TECHWORLD15 September 2014, FTC warns of using big data to exclude consumers; The agency will enforce existing laws related to privacy and discrimination,the FTC’s chairwoman says, Grant Gross.

FEDSCOOP15 September 2014, Can the FTC protect consumers from the big data paradox? Greg Otto.

US OFFICIAL NEWS13 September 2014, Did You Know You Had Diabetes? It’s All Over the Internet, American Heart Association.

BLOOMBERG TV11 September 2014, How Big Data Peers Inside Your Medicine Chest.

NBC 5 Dallas Forth Worth, 11 September 2014, More choose to share weight loss with employers, Bianca Castro.

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, 09 September 2014, Apple Pay, Apple Watch enable wallet-free lifestyles but security experts have concerns over health data, Melissa J. Perenson.

MWUR TV Manchester, 09 September 2014, Who is buying your personal information?

CNN MONEY09 September 2014, Big Data: Who is buying your personal information?

THE PATRIOT POST05 September 2014, hacked.

THE STAR-LEDGER (Newark, New Jersey), 04 September 2014, Wearable device lets boss know you’re losing weight, Adam Satariano, Bloomberg News.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE01 September 2014, Backlash may hit fitness trackers; Firms aim to cut health costs; foes cite privacy fears,Adam Satariano.

TULSA WORLD31 August 2014, Spending: Retailers track your digital bread crumbs,Miriam Cross, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance.

BlOOMBERG TV25 August 2014, Asset-Backed Bonds Facing Tougher SEC Disclosure Rules.

MODERN HEALTHCARE25 August 2014, Huge CHS data hack puts hospitals on high alert, Joseph Conn.

BlOOMBERG TV21 August 2014, Wear This Device So the Boss Knows You’re Losing Weight.

DATENSCHUTZ18 August 2014, Über die Zukunft unserer Privatsphäre, Dirk Beutel.

THE MEDICAL QUACK17 August 2014, Senator Schumer of New York Calling for Privacy Protections With Sharing Data From Wearable Devices.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY11 August 2014, Agencies.

AMERICAN HEALTH LINE06 August 2014, Insurers Partner To Create Calif. Health Information Exchange.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS06 August 2014, Blue Cross, Blue Shield team up to create huge medical records data base, Tracy Seipel.

CONTRA COSTA TIMES, 06 August 2014, Blue Cross, Blue Shield team up to create huge medical records data base, Tracy Seipel.

KIPLINGER05 August 2014, Retailers tracking your cell phone signals, Miriam Cross.

LOS ANGELES TIMES05 August 2014, Online medical records coming, Tim Logan, Stuart Pfeifer.

Deutsch-Tuerkische-Nachrichten27 July 2014, Mit Chip zum Sport: Gesunde zahlen weniger Versicherung.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY25 July 2014, Open source code gives data collection, use notification for consumers, Cory Bennett.

BUSINESS INSIDER09 July 2014, How your doctor and insurer will know your secrets, even if you never tell them, Katie Jennings.

HENDRICKS COUNTY FLYER19 July 2014, Critics push specious privacy pitch.

CSO15 July 2014, Wearables: Are we handing more tools to Big Brother? Taylor Amerding.

POLITICO13 July 2014, Electronic health records ripe for theft, David Pittman.

ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER07 July 2014, Millions of electronic medical records breached, Ronald Campbell and Deborah Schoch.

MONEY MORNING03 July 2014, Facebook’s “experiment” is one more freedom slipping away, Shah Gilani.

WALLSTREETCHEATSHEET01 July 2014, Data policy implicates unethical Facebook emotion experiement, Jess Bolluyt.

CURVED01 July 2014, Facebook: Heimliche Studie ohne ausdruckliche Erlaubnis.

POLITICO01 July 2014, Experts: Health records hack coming, David Pittman.

FORBES30 June 2014, Facebook added “research” to user agreement 4 months after emotion manipulations study, Kashmir Hill.

CREDITCARDS.COM27 June 2014, Do predictive scores violate your privacy? Kelly Dilworth.

GOVERNMENT HEALTH IT24 June 2014, Could big data become big brother? Diana Manos.

FORBES20 June 2014, Why a San Francisco coffee shop stopped tracking cutomers’ phones, Kashmir Hill.

FORBES19 June 2014, Get ready for wearable tech to plug into health insurance, Parmy Olson.

BOBSULLIVAN18 June 2014, Nine surprising ways identity theft can hurt you, Bob Sullivan.

THE HILL02 June 2014, Privacy advocates eye new Apple feautres, Kate Tummarello.

CNN WIRE, 01 June 2014, Stop big data from getting your health information, Melanie Hicken.

BROADBANDBREAKFAST28 May 2014, Data brokerage industry i nthe hot seat, Marcus Hedenberg.

FINANCIAL TIMES27 May 2014, Data brokers start to feel the net tighten, Emily Steel.

WALL STREET JOURNAL27 May 2014, FTC wants more tranparency from data brokers, Elizabeth Dwoskin.

MAUXA.COM24 May 2014, Facebook, dietofront di Zuckerberg: check up della privacy ai propri utenti.

INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE24 May 2014, Facebook is changing its privacy policy, Vindu Goel.

THE NEW YORK TIMES23 May 2014, Some Privacy, Please? Vindu Goel.

THE NEW YORK TIMES22 May 2014, Facebook, in shift, to tighten privacy settings.

THE REPUBLIC09 May 2014, Secret consumer scores can be a big threat to ID theft victims, Mark Pribish.

THE NATIONAL INTEREST04 May 2014, REthinking property in the digital era, Jennifer McArdle.

THINK ADVISORMay 2014, Critical Care: The far reaching effects of medical identity theft, Marlene Y. Satter.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY22 April 2014, Industry, privacy groups clash in consumer scoring comments to FTC.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY21 April 2014, Privacy advocates expect FTC’s Chief Technologist to Accelerate data encryption, transparency work.

THE BALTIMORE SUN16 April 2014, Secret scores peg consumers, E. Scott Reckard.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 11 April 2014, Many companies quietly use data to judge identity, fraud, pregnancy; critics chide public’s inability to review numbers, correct factual errors, E. Scott Reckard.

US OFFICIAL NEWS10 April 2014, Data compiler’s secret scores have consumers pegged, fairly or not.

WCPO10 April 2014, Why a perfect credit score doesn’t matter.

USFINANCEPOST09 April 2014, Hidden consumer scores from data compilers are unregulated.

THE FRIDAY FLYER09 april 2014, Demystifying credit scores.

NBCNews.com09 April 2014, Here’s the real socre: Big data knows everything about you!

CNBC.com09 April 2010, Big data knows you’re pregant (and that’s not all)

THE FISCAL TIMES, 09 April 2014, When big data becomes big brother.

LOS ANGELES TIMES09 April 2014, Secret scores have consumers pegged — fairly or not, E. Scott Reckard.

CREDIT.COM08 April 2014, The credit scores you’ve never heard of.

FOX BUSINESS08 April 2014, Not all free credit scores are created equal.

BNA PRIVACY & SECURITY LAW REPORT, 07 April 2014, Consumer scores should ne regilated transparent, World Privacy Forum Says.

AL JAZEERA AMERICA07 April 2014, You’re being scored, you just don’t know it yet, Claire Gordon.

DALLAS MORNING NEWS04 April 2014, Secret scores supposedly reveal who consumers are, Dave Lieber.

PLAIN DEALER, 04 April 2014, New consumer scores taken from data profiles,Sheryl Harris.

SHEAR ON SOCIAL MEDIA LAW03 April 2014, The student privacy bill of rights, Bradley Shear.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY03 April 2014, Industry notes (Scoring report.)

FOX NEWS THE WILLIS REPORT02 April 2014, (discussion, scoring).

CNN WIRE02 April 2014, Big Data is secretly scoring you, Melanie Hicken.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS28 March 2014, Little known scores rank consumers value based on data from Web, apps, loyalty cards, Lindsay Wise.

McCLATCHY TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE27 March 2014, Little-known scores rank us, practices drawing scrutiny from FTC, Lindsay Wise.

CONSUMERIST20 March 2014, Predictive models, secret scores: how computers decide who you are, what to sell you, Kate Cox.

CONSUMER ELECTRONICS DAILY20 March 2014, Personalized, targeted ads raise discrimination concerns.

AMERICAN BANKER20 March 2014, Data brokers, consumer advocates spar over credit scoring’s gray area, Kevin Wack.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY20 March 2014, Consumer targeting allows personalized ads but raises discrimination concerns, FTC hears.

PAYMENTS SOURCE20 March 2014, Data brokers, consumer advocates spar over credit scoring’s gray area, Kevin Wack.

US OFFICIAL NEWS18 March 2014, FTC Announces agenda, panelists for Alternative Scoring Seminar.

THE GLOBE AND MAIL (CANADA), 01 March, 2014, Life after privacy, Susan Krashinksy.

CNN WIRE24 February 2014, New ways colleges target rich alumni, Melanie Hicken.

THE HERALD-DISPATCH14 February 2014, Businesses of all types need to protect data.

US OFFICIAL NEWS13 February 2014, Medical identity theft is on the rise.

DESERET MORNING NEWS11 February 2014, Your secret permanent records that are up for sale every day, Michael De Groote.

THE SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS08 February 2014, Identity theft isn’t just about credit cards, it’s about health, Michael Ollove.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY07 February 2014, Experts asked tough questions at NTIA Facial recognition code of conduct’s first meeting.

CNN MONEY28 January 2014, New ways colleges target rich alumni, Melanie Hicken.

LOS ANGELES TIMES21 January 2014, Envelope carries a privacy shocker, Matt Pearce.

UPI21 January 2014, OfficeMax exec apologizes to recipient of “daughter killed” mailer.

TRIANGLE BUSINESS JOURNAL17 January 2014, Some pharmacy blood pressure machines gather personal info — and sell it, REbecca Troyer.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS16 January 2014, Check your blood pressure, (unwittingly) sell your contact information, April Dembosky.

NPR15 January 2014, All Things Considered: After checking blood pressure, kiosks give sales leads to insurers, April Dembosky.

LOS ANGELES TIMES11 January 2014, If companies won’t guard our privacy, make ‘em pay, David Lazarus.

FIERCEHEALTH IT06 January 2014, Health kiosks may be full of privacy risks, Ashley Gold.

CANTECH LETTER03 January 2014, The future is happening, Tech Trends to watch in 2014, Terry Dawes.

– 2013 –


NPR WISCONSIN30 July 2013, Retail stores tracking you, Joy Cardin Interview w/ Pam Dixon.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY29 July 2013, NTIA Praises Mobile Privacy ‘Milestone’ While Stakeholders Debate Code of Conduct’s Finality.

NEW YORK TIMES26 July 2013, Under Code, Apps Would Disclose Collection of Data, Natasha Singer.

NEW YORK TIMES BLOGS (BITS)26 July 2013, Daily Report: Proposing a ‘Nutrition Label’ for Mobile Apps.

FIERCE MOBILE CONTENT26 July 2013, Mobile app code of conduct released, but industry remains largely silent, Mike Dano.


TARGETED NEWS SERVICE25 July 2013, Mobile App Transparency Code Moves Consumer Privacy Forward.

WALL ST. CHEAT SHEET,* 23 July 2013*, Is Googling Yourself Risking Your Online Privacy?

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY22 July 2013, Newest NTIA Mobile Privacy Draft More Flexible, Drafters Optimistic About Industry Response.

FOX NEWS INTERNATIONAL, WILLIS REPORT03 July 2013, Interview, Gerri Willis w/Pam Dixon on medical ID theft.

ASIAN HOSPITAL AND HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT, 29 June 2013, Can Banks Offer Digital Keys for Healthcare?

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY27 June 2013, Brill Outlines Data Broker Initiative, Says W3C Not ‘Silver Bullet’ for DNT.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY12 June 2013, Short-Form Policy Format, Inclusiveness Remain Sticking Points for NTIA Stakeholders.

THE BALTIMORE SUN11 June 2013, ID theft grows among seniors; Complaints by aged rise to 19%, Howard agency says, Eileen Ambrose.

LIBERTARIAN REPUBLICAN04 June 2013, Hey IRS, get off my cloud.

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER26 May 2013, Beware the credit-search typo, Jeff Gelles.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY, 24 May 2013, Mobile Privacy Stakeholders Debate Language as NTIA Praises Progress.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY22 May 2013, Newest NTIA Mobile Privacy Draft Includes Shortened Preamble, No Platform Requirements.

FOX NEWS, WILLIS REPORT, 21 May 2013, Medical privacy at risk, Interview, Gerri Willis w/Pam Dixon.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY01 May 2013, FTC Won’t Commit to Safe Harbor for Apps that Sign Privacy Code.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY30 April 2013, NTIA Mobile Privacy Stakeholders Consider FTC Concerns in New Code of Conduct Draft.

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS25 April 2013, FTC Announces Agenda, Panelists for Upcoming Senior ID Theft Workshop, Pam Dixon panelist.

CNN NEWS WIRE18 April 2013, What your zip code reveals about you, Melanie Hicken.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY05 April 2013, NTIA Mobile Privacy Stakeholders Discuss Updates to Short-Form Notice Code.

CNN MONEY05 April 2013, What type of consumer are you?, Melanie Hicken.

WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS DAILY15 March 2013, Wireless news.

ENGADGET HD, 05 March 2013, Editorial: Countering ID theft requires better awareness campaigns, Editorial.

NEWSDAY, 04 March 2013, TOUGH TO CURE I.D. THEFT; Medical identity theft reports up 61.5 percent; Risk increases as records go electronic, experts say, Ridgely Ochs.

BUSINESS WIRE24 February 2013, 850 Interactive Advertising Industry Leaders Convene for the IAB Annual Leadership Meeting; Sold-Out Conference to Explore the Interplay Between Big Ideas and Big Data, Pam Dixon panelist.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY22 February 2013, NTIA Mobile Privacy Stakeholders Applaud Code of Conduct Progress.

THE VIRGINIAN PILOT17 February 2013, is it possible to choose a careerby taking a test? Joyce Lain Kennedy.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY15 February 2013, Newest NTIA Mobile Privacy Draft Includes Shortened Data Elements, Third-Party Lists.

THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE10 February 2013, Scammers at workL: Job seekers should be wary of online offers, Jenna Martin.

THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE08 February 2013, Job posting scams remain on the rise, Jenna Martin.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY01 February 2013, NTIA Stakeholders Debate Language of, Ability to Implement Voluntary Code.

THE VIRGINIAN PILOT31 January 2013, Health medical records in the palm of your hand.

VENTURE BEAT, 29 January 2013, Can you ever really delete yourself from the Internet?

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY, 18 January 2013, Mobile Privacy Stakeholders Debate Data Definitions.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY17 January 2013, Thursday NTIA Meeting to Focus on Short-Form Notice Draft.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY11 January 2013, California AG Releases Recommendations for App Developers.

BUSINESS WIRE09 January 2013, MorphoTrust General Counsel to Discuss Legal, Commercial Implications of Facial Recognition Technologies at CES.

– 2012 –

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY, 18 December 2012, NTIA Stakeholders debate status, wording of mobile privacy code.

THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE10 December 2012, Deal elusive in clarifying app data use, Natasha Singer.

THE NEW YORK TIMES09 December 2012, A tumultuous trip to mobile app transparency, Natasha Singer.

THE NATIONAL JOURNAL06 December 2012, The people, not Washington, will solve America’s everyday problems, Adam Mazmanian, James Oliphant, et al.

KASHMIR MONITOR (INDIA)19 November 2012, A palm reader that violates privacy.

THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE12 November 2012, Convenience versus the threat of identity theft, Natasha Singer.

THE NEW YORK TIMES11 November 2012, When a palm reader knows more than your life line, Nastash Singer.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS06 November 2012, Apple leads legal battle over e-commerce vs. privacy right in California court, Howard Mintz.

MARKETWIRE01 November 2012, SpiderOak to legislators: New policies urgently needed to protect privacy.

MAILONLINE24 October 2012, Watching you while you shop: the retailers using CCTV footage to analyze their customers’ spending habits.

MODERN HEALTHCARE01 October 2012, Into the breach, number of medical records being stolen, hacked and attacked continues to rise, Joseph Conn.

BUSINESS @ COMMUNITY.COM28 September 2012, B2B telemarketing vs consumer privacy.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH23 September 2012, Data mining on the web troubles many, Aisha Sultan.

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER09 September 2012, Web wealth, blocking medical identity theives, Reid Kanaley.

O ESTADO DE S. PAULO27 August 2012, Todos Nos tudo sobre, Errano.

COMMUNICATIONS DAILY23 August 2012, Multistakeholder privacy talks slow to a crawl, Bryce Baschuk.

AMERICAL MEDICAL NEWS06 August 2012, Medical ID theft: double danger for doctors.

MONDAQ26 July 2012, MAC and IP addresses: personal information?

FIERCEGOVERNMENT IT25 July 2012, Data brokerage firms under spotlight, David Perera.

US NEWS.COM25 July 2012, How to apply for jobs safely, Miriam Salpeter.

JD SUPRA24 July 2012, MAC and IP Addresses: Personal information? Fraser Milner Casgrain, LLP.

CONGRESSIONAL DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS18 July 2012, Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law Hearing “What facial recognition technology means for privacy and civil liberties, Testimony by Jennifer Lynch, EFF.

COMPUTERWORLD12 July 2012, Privacy groups question NTIA’s focus on mobile privacy transparency, Grant Gross.

JORNAL FLORIPA07 July 2012, Mapa do genoma do consumidor a venda.

HEALTHCARE IT NEWS02 July 2012, California privacy law could ease, despite strong voter support, Erin McCann.

INVESTING ANSWERS29 June 2012, The 31 billion dollar health insurance mistake, and how to avoid it, Gina Roberts-grey.

CONGRESSIONAL DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS28 June 2012, Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committe Hearing; The need for privacy protections: Is industry self-regulation working? Testimony by Peter Swire, C. William O’Neill Professor of Law, Ohio State University.

GOVERNMENT HEALTH IT21 June 2012, 13 Ways to guard against mobile device risks, Michelle McNickle.

PROGRESSIVE MEDIA20 June 2012, Watchdogs ask Facebook to protect pre-teens.

WASHINGTON POST19 June 2012, Social networking site Facebook urged not to target ads to kids.

THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE18 June 2012, This giant knows all your secrets; Acxiom quietly gathers wealth of consumer data, then sells it, Natasha Singer.

NEW YORK TIMES17 June 2012, You for Sale, Mapping, and Sharing, the Consumer Genome, Natasha Singer.

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS18 May 2012, FTC announces final agenda and panelists for Workshop about advertising and privacy disclosures in online and mobile media, Office of Public Affairs.

POLITICO17 May 2012, Facebook IPO pits privacy vs. profits, Michelle Quinn, Tony Romm.

MODERN HEALTHCARE, 16 April 2012, Wake-up call; Fraud may come later in historic Utah hacking case, Joseph Conn.

BLOGCRITICS.ORG SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 13 April 2012, ID thieves target Uncle Sam.

FIERCEPRACTICEMANAGEMENT11 April 2012, Avoid Doc ID theft, Debra Beaulieu.

MODERN HEALTHCARE02 April 2012, Domino Effect: Companies challenged to step up privacy efforts, Joseph Conn.

MSNBC, 02 April 2012, Weak links make data breaches possible, Herb Weisbaum.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS23 March 2012, Facebook warns employers seeking passwords, Levi Sumagaysay.

ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION12 March 2012, Privacy, state is 2cnd in ID theft reports, Katie Leslie.


WASHINGTON POST23 February 2012, Voluntary plan for Internet privacy, Cecilia Kang.

GANNETT NEWS SERVICE12 February 2012, Health information breaches put patients at risk for ID theft, Robin Erb.

HEALTH CARE RENEWAL08 February 2012, EHRs.

USA TODAY06 February 2012, Hospitals mine data for customers, Phil Galewitz, Kaiser Health News.

COMPUTER NEWS MIDDLE EAST25 January 2012, Google to combine users’ data across its services.

THE PANTAGRAPH22 January 2012, Those Facebook posts could cost you a job, Steve Johnson.

PITTBURGH TRIBUNE REVIEW18 January 2012, Job applicants’ social media sites scrutinized, SJMN.

THE STAR PHOENIX18 January 2012, Facebook posts could cost you a job, Steve Johnson.

– 2011 –

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS, 21 November 2011, FTC Announces agenda, panelists for facial recognition workshop, Office of Public Affairs.

STATES NEWS SERVICE, 03 November 2011, Privacy advocates support Occupy Wall Street.

CONSUMER REPORTSNovember 2011, Protect your medical ID.

US FED NEWS24 October 2011, House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee conducts hearing on consumer attitudes on privacy.

AMERICAN MEDICAL NEWS17 October 2011, Medical ID theft a growing problem, Pamela Lewis Dolan.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY14 October 2011, Lawmakers split over online privacy legislation.

CQ CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY13 October 2011, Consumer attitudes about privacy; House Energy and Commerce;Subcommittee: Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade, Testimony by Pam Dixon.

FD WIRE11 October 2011, Press Club News Event, Yes They Know It’s You: The digital collection of personal information from consumers, ACLU, World Privacy Forum, Consumer Action, FTC Commissioner Jon Leibowitz et. al.

MSNBC23 August 2011, Security flaw could expose credit card data, Herb Weisbaum.

AMERICAN HEALTH LINE16 August, 2011, Privacy advocates seek stricter privacy, security regulations.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE16 August 2011, Facebook stops drugmakers’ comment feature, Victoria Colliver.

CENTER FOR PUBLIC INTEGRITY IWATCH NEWS12 August 2011, Privacy advocates want stricter rules for online, patient-controlled health records, Kimberly Leonard.

FINS12 August 2011, Blasting your resume everywhere can hurt your job search, Alina Dizik.

HOSPITAL IMACT, 11 August 2011, Tips for patient data security: Policies, education, funding.

IDAHO PRESS TRIBUNE09 August 2011, The biggest threat in medicine: Medical ID theft, Dale Dixon.

NORTHEAST PUBLIC RADIO, THE HEALTH SHOW04 August 2011, Medical Identity Theft, Ashley Milne-Tyte. (RealAudio)

FIERCE MOBILE HEALTH CARE22 July 2011, Tips for patient data security, Alicia Caramenico.

MULTICHANNEL NEWS19 July 2011, Privacy coalition asks for teen-targeted protections, John Eggerton.

BUFFALO NEWS15 July 2011, Google’s street view car revists WNY for photos, Tim Graham.

ASIAN NEWS INTERNATIONAL25 June 2011, Twitter, Facebook postings can kill dreams of landing your dream job.

ABC NEWS24 June 2011, Background checks now include Twitter, Facebook, Alan Farnham.

KOMO NEWS24 June 2011, Using the same password for different sites is asking for trouble, Herb Weisbaum.

MSNBC23 June 2011, Data breaches incidents up, Herb Weisbaum.

NPR MARKETPLACE21 June 2011, Medical identity theft, radio interview, Ashley Milne-Tyte.

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 29 May 2011, Consumer 11.0: Pitch for drug sparks a medical mystery, Jeff Gelles.

PC WORLD31 May 2011, Facebook earns praise for privacy changes, Juan Carlos Perez.

BLOOMBERG27 May 2011, SAT Test’s teen data collection prompts query, Janet Lorin.

INEWS NETWORK, KOMO 4 NEWS, 21 April 2011, iPhone and iPad privacy.

MEDICAL MARKETING & MEDIAApril 2011, Online Privacy: Right side of tracks, Lisa Flaiz.

MSNBC17 March 2011, Obama administration seeks Internet privacy bill.

CONGRESSIONAL DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS16 March 2011, Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee Hearing: “The state of online consumer privacy,” Testimony by Chris Calabrese, Legislative Counsel, American Civil Liberties Union.

THE STREET.COM16 March 2011, Consumer groups warn Obama privacy law could be dominated by industry.

REUTERS INDIA, 16 March 2011, Obama administration seeks internet privacy bill, Diane Bartz.

MSNBC10 March 2011, Why should I care about digital privacy? Bob Sullivan.

POLITICO.COM04 March 2011, Do not track our online data, Rep. Jackie Speier.

STATES NEWS SERVICE03 March 2011, Nader groups demand Feds regulate drug industry use of social media.

BUFFALO NEWS20 February 2011, New law protects online shoppers from unwanted purchases, Eileen Ambrose.

THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT20 February 2011, Law protects online shopping privacy, Eileen Ambrose.

FIERCE PRACTICE MANAGEMENT16 February 2011, More practices verifying patients’ identity, Debra Beaulieu.

BANGOR DAILY NEWS14 February 2011, Reduce availability of your personal inforamtion, Russ Van Arsdale.

CONGRESSIONAL DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS11 February 2011, Speier introduces consumer privacy package.

BANGKOK POST13 January 2011, Privacy fears mount as ad targeting grows.

– 2010 –

AMERICAN MEDICAL NEWS27 December 2010, Privacy groups ask FTC to probe drug companies’ online practices, Pamela Lewis Dolan.

NEW YORK TIMES, 16 December 2010, A federal office to guide online privacy is urged, Tanzina Vega.

MEDICAL MARKETING & MEDIA15 December 2010, Targeted marketing isn’t unfair and deceptive, Jay Bolling.

MEDICAL MARKETING & MEDIA15 December 2010, Pharma tactics unfair, say advocates, Marc Iskowitz.

FDA NEWS DRUG DAILY BULLETIN13 December 2010, Consumer groups want FTC to look into drugmakers’ online marketing.

MODERN HEALTHCARE06 December 2010, FTC targets consent, report addresses concerns over online health info, Joseph Conn.

WASHINGTON DRUG LETTER06 December 2010, Consumer groups want FTC to look into consumer drug marketing.

FOX NEWS07 December 2010, Would a Do Not Track list work?

CONSUMER ADVERTISING LAW BLOG02 December 2010, Health marketing in social media and privacy: Consumer groups, FTC, and Congress weigh in, Randal Shaheen.

NEW ZEALAND HERALD02 December 2010, Web marketing takes a hit as US mulls ‘Do Not Track’ button.

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE01 December 2010, US regulator wants Do Not Track button on Internet.

AMERICAN HEALTH LINE, 24 November 2010, Privacy, Please.

FIERCE PHARMA24 November 2010, Privacy groups ask FTC to probe online marketing, Tracy Staton.

REUTERS24 November 2010, Social medical sites need disclosures: US Complaint.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY24 November 2010, Agencies.

INFO GOVERNANCE NEWSTEX23 November 2010, New Report on US Department of Commerce Privacy Track Record by World Privacy Forum.

TARGETED NEWS SERVICE23 November 2010, Consumer Groups Call on FTC to Investigate Interactive Marketing of Pharmaceutical and Health Products and Services to Consumers and Health Professionals.

NEW YORK TIMES23 November 2010, Privacy groups fault online health sites for sharing user data with marketers, Natasha Singer.

MODERN HEALTHCARENovember 22 2010, Holes in the fence?; In an era of expanding electronic interchange, privacy protections are being put to the test, Joseph Conn.

SUNDAY NEWS, LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA14 November 2010, Census survey a little too intrusive for some, Jon Rutter.

THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE,  11 November 11 2010, A geek’s guide to keeping snoops at bay; Freeing your computer from tracking programs is not going to be easy, Riva Richmond.

THE NEW YORK TIMES11 November 2010, Resisting the online tracking programs, Riva Richmond.

THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER17 October 2010, Foreclosure freeze gets cold shoulder from experts, Alan J. Heavens.

NRC HANDELSBLAD (NETHERLANDS)15 October 2010, Pandora, HJA Hofland.


THE INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE12 October 2010, In new era for Web, a Pandora’s box for privacy, Tanzina Vega.

UPI11 October 2010, HTML upgrades called menace to privacy.

NEW YORK TIMES10 October 2010, New Web code draws concern over privacy risks, Tanzina Vega.

DMNEWS04 October 2010, Ad industry launches behavioral tracking self-regulation initiative, Ira Teinowitz.

NEW YORK TIMES04 October 2010, Group unveils program to let users opt out of web ads, Tanzina Vega.

LIFEHACKER27 September 2010, The best sites, numbers, and forms for banishing junk mail [snail mail].

US FED NEWS23 September 2010, Online data broker settles FTC charges privacy pledges were deceptive.

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION DOCUMENTS AND PUBLICATIONS22 September 2010, Online data broker settles FTC charges privacy pledges were deceptive.

STATES NEWS SERVICE22 September 2010, Online data broker settles FTC charges privacy pledges were deceptive.

MONDAQ02 September 2010, The Red Flags Rule: An update for counsel for providers, physicians & attorneys, Sidney Welch.

COMPLIANCE REPORTER09 August 2010, Industry weighs in with ABS reform concerns.

TOTAL SECURITIZATION, 06 August 2010, Market Voices Concerns On Reg AB II Reform.

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE09 July 2010, Wenn König Kunde zum Späh-Objekt wird; Grenzen zwischen Werbung und Überwachung verschwimmen.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY17 June 2010, Electronic health records privacy disaster feared.

PRECISE MEDIA PLANNER14 June 2010, Computers, Freedom,& Privacy conference.

SLAW14 June 2010, Computing in the cloud: A warning for lawyers, James Kosa.

TENDERS INFO09 June 2010, United States: Advocacy groups urge expansion of privacy bill draft.

PA PUNDITS08 June 2010, IAB: Boucher bill strikes at heart and sould of today’s Internet offerings, Wendy Davis.

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE27 May 2010, Privacy fears mount as ad targeting sophistication grows.

PC WORLD, 27 May 2010, Facebook’s privacy changes get mixed reviews, Brennon Slattery.

HEALTHCARE IT NEWS24 May 2010, AMA Files suit against FTC over looming Red Flags rule, Molly Merrill.

THE WASHINGTON POST16 May 2010, State databases blocking doctor shoppers; Nationwide network would help deter prescription drug abuse, Greg Risling.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY10 May 2010, Line between useful and intrusive personalization can be gray, NTIA told.

CSPAN07 May 2010, US Department of Commerce, Internet and Privacy Laws, testimony (video).

WIRED MAGAZINE04 May 2010, Groups call privacy legislation Orwellian, David Kravets.

PC MAGAZINE04 May 2010, Boucher’s privacy bill scolded by consumer groups, Chloe Albanesius.

LEWISTON MORNING TRIBUNE (IDAHO), 04 May 2010, States seek to share patient Rx to curb abuse, Greg Risling.

ASSOCIATED PRESS02 May 2010, States want to share patient Rx use to curb abuse, Greg Risling.

STATES NEWS SERVICE29 April 2010, Computer experts tackle privacy, security policy issues at CFP 2010.

CHICAGO DAILY HERALD19 April 2010, Medical ID theft, Margaret Collins.

STATES NEWS SERVICE13 April 2010, Broad coalition urges President Obama and Congress to oppose biometric national ID.

MODERN HEALTHCARE12 April 2010, Yet another study: HHS plans survey on IT privacy, security issues, Joseph Conn.

WIRED09 April 2010, Privacy groups want feds to investigate targeted ads, Ryan Singel.

ADWEEK.COM08 April, 2010, Groups decry web privacy threats, Mike Shields.

STATES NEWS SERVICE31 March 2010, Safeguarding privacy in digital signage industry.

NEW YORK TIMES19 March 2010, In bid to sway sales, cameras track shoppers, Stephanie Rosenbloom.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY18 March 2010, Sensitive data must get highter protection – defining it another matter.

THE ADVERTISER (AUSTRALIA)13 March 2010, Your image is everything in hi-tech advertising.

ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS11 March 2010, Digital signs recognize viewers, target their ads, Steve Johnson.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS, 09 March, 2010, Ads for an audience of one, Steven Johnson.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS – BREAKING06 March 2010, New digital signs target people by age and gender, Steve Johnson.

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO03 March 2010, Why Pay for health insurance when you can steal it? (Interview w/Pam Dixon, Steve Inskeep, host)

ABA JOURNAL, March 2010, Spam– a Lot: Networking sites spur another look at bogus e-mails, Wendy Davis.

FLESH AND STONE18 February 2010, Be alert to the rise in medical identity fraud.

FIERCE EMR28 January 2010, Consumers won’t trust government, vendors with health data, Neil Versel.

MONDAQ26 January 2010, Peering through the cloud — Cloud computing: Many benefits, but there are some legal issues to consider, Brad Newman.

MSNBC22 January 2010, Consumer Man: Just leave me alone!, Herb Weisbaum.

INFORMATION WEEK20 January 2010, Microsoft seeks new legal framework for Cloud, J. Nicholas Hoover.

RICHMOND TIMES DISPATCH17 January 2010, Guard your personal information, Iris Taylor.

COMPUTERWORLD06 January 2010, FTC to examine cloud privacy concerns, Jaikumar Vijayan.

WALLETPOP, 02 January 2010, Medical ID Theft: Fastest growing fraud can be deadly, Lita Epstein.

HEALTH DATA MANAGEMENT MAGAZINE01 January 2010, User authentication strategies, Howard J. Anderson.


SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, 30 December 2009, As facebook thrives, does privacy have to fade? Benny Evangelista.

INFORMATION WEEK14 December 2009, Los Angeles goes Google, Thomas Claburn.

MODERN HEALTHCARE11 December 2009, Facebook privacy revisions sign post for healthcare, Joesph Conn.

WALL STREET JOURNAL29 November 2009, Patient ID theft rises, Jilian Mincer.

IT BUSINESS EDGE20 November 2009, House subcommittees weigh data collection trend against consumer privacy, Lora Bentley.

MEDIAPOST19 November 2009, Lawmakers, inching toward a privacy bill, question data-mining reapers, Wendy Davis.

INTERNETNEWS.COM19 November 2009, House panel moves closer to privacy bill, Kenneth Corbin.

HILLICON VALLEY19 November 2009, Lawmakers probe deeper into privacy, Kim Hart.

COMPUTERWORLD23 October 2009, Analysis: REAL ID program on life support, Jaikumar Vijayan.

CBS-5 SAN FRANCISCO23 October 2009, California jobs website glitch exposes ID theft risk, interview.

THE BALTIMORE SUN05 October 2009, Online your life is searchable, David Sarno.

DEFENSE COUNSEL JOURNAL01 October 2009, The FTC’s Red Flag Rule: not just another nuisance, Mary Anne Robben, Diane S. Milton, Mark C. Mellow.

US NEWS16 September 2009, Time to switch to an online personal health record? Katherine Hobson.

EDITOR & PUBLISHER08 September 2009, Pressure mounts for better rules on how web advertising targets customers, Brian Morrissey.

PC MAGAZINE02 September 2009, Consumer groups slam behavioral tracking, Chloe Albanesius.

WIRED01 September 2009, Privacy groups urge curbs on online targeting, Ryan Singel.

PC WORLD01 September 2009, Privacy, consumer groups want new laws to protect web users, Grant Gross.

INFORMATION WEEK01 September 2009, Privacy group coalition urges data regulation, Thomas Claburn.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY02 September 2009, Privacy advocates outline principles for legislation.

EWEEK, 01 September 2009, Consumer advocates ask for FTC’s help in curbing behavioral targeting tactics.

DOW JONES NEWS SERVICE01 September 2009, Privacy groups send e-commerce recommendations to Capitol, Fawn Johnson.

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE01 September 2009, Privacy groups press US Congress for online safeguards.

BBC, 31 August 2009, Curbs urged for behavioural ads, Maggie Shiels.

SMART MONEY28 August 2009, Claim denied? Fraud score may be to blame, Aleksandra Todorova.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, 21 August 2009, Online privacy groups decry model’s suit that outed blogger, James Temple.

AMERICAN BANKER12 August 2009, Security watch, Daniel Wolfe.

COMPUTERWORLD10 August 2009, Twitter breach revives cloud security fears, Jaikumar Vijayan.

NEW YORK TIMES09 August 2009, And you thought a prescription was private, Milt Freudenheim.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY21 July 2009, The city of Los Angeles and proposed adoption of Google Apps for municipal email.

TECHWEB20 July 2009, Google Apps contract hits security headwind.

NEW ZEALAND HERALD20 July 2009, Security, privacy concerns over Google’s cloud.

MEDIA POST19 July 2009, Privacy concerns over the cloud in LA, Wendy Davis.

ASSOCIATED PRESS17 July 2009, Concerns raised as LA looks to Google web services, Michael R. Blood, Joelle Tessler, cont.

CNBC11 July 2009, Medical ID theft, interview. [click to play video clip].

NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL08 July 2009, Cloud computing brings new legal challenges, Shari Claire Lewis.

FORBES07 July 2009, Obama’s cyber plan raises privacy hackles, Andy Greenberg.

BUSINESS WEEK06 July 2009, Differing definitions of “sensitive data,” Douglas MacMillan.

BUFFALO NEWS24 June 2009, Medical charts now online, Stephen T. Watson.

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER08 July 2009, Tips for fighting identity theft, Sheryl Harris.

GIGAOM20 June 2009, Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde and privacy on the web, Kevin Kelleher.

TIMES-PICAYUNE14 June 2009, Beware, identity thieves want you! Ronette King.

NEW YORK TIMES13 June 2009, Tips for avoiding or recovering from insurance ID theft, Walecia Konrad.

CONTRA COSTA TIMES24 May 2009, Dr. Kate Scannell: The business of identity theft, Kate Scannell.

NEWSDAY24 May 2009, Your money, Peter King.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE16 May 2009, State fines Kaiser, Victoria Colliver.

ASSOCIATED PRESS13 May 2009, Google’s street view halted in Greece over privacy, Derek Gatopoulos.

COMPUTERWORLD11 May 2009, What Google knows about you, Robert L. Mitchell.

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER, 10 May 2009, Resumes posted online prime source for scammers, Sheryl Harris.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE29 April 2009, Tech chronicles, Victoria Colliver.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY, 28 April 2009, FTC commissioner.

MODERN HEALTHCARE20 April 2009, Breach umbrella, Joseph Conn.

MODERN HEALTHCARE17 April 2009, FTC takes on bigger role to protect PHR privacy, Joseph Conn.

BROADBAND FINDER17 April 2009, Behavioral marketing needs users’ consent, Tim Bisley.

MSNBC16 April 2009, Opting out is hard to do — it takes a letter, Bob Sullivan.

LONDON FREE PRESS13 April 2009, Cloud computing requires savvy, David Canton.

AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION13 April 2009, Medicine slams FTC over forcing physicians to police identity theft.

ASSOCIATED PRESS07 April 2009, Cable’s answer to online’s ad success: targeting, Deborah Yao.

CONSUMERIST07 April 2009, What’s HIPAA all about? Ben Popken.

BUSINESS WEEK02 April 2009, Facebook Connect: Your 8,000 hidden friends, Douglas MacMillan.

NEW YORK TIMES31 March 2009, A how-to guide to keeping medical records private, Riva Richmond.

IHEALTH BEAT10 March 2009, Privacy advocates support language in Federal stimulus package, but some questions remain.

MEDIAPOST01 March 2009, Privacy: the more you know, Wendy Davis.

WALL STREET JOURNAL25 February 2009, Insult, meet injury; misleading advertisements add to the frustrations of online job seekers, Sarah E. Needleman.

COMPUTERWORLD25 February 2009, Report cites potential privacy gotchas in cloud computing, Jaikumar Vijayan.

SC MAGAZINE24 February 2009, Report: Privacy issues plague cloud computing, Angela Moscaritolo.

TG DAILY24 February 2009, Does cloud computing cause security risks?

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE23 February 2009, How to protect your privacy online, Deborah Gage.

TELECOMSEUROPE23 February 2009, FTC online privacy guidelines faulted.

NEW YORK TIMES23 February 2009, Does cloud computing mean more risks to privacy? Saul Hansell.

INVESTMENT NEWS23 February 2009, Picking our pockets surgically, Jim Pavia.

THE NEWS-GAZETTE22 February 2009, Crimes tougher to detect — and fix, Debra Pressey.

BUSINESS WEEK19 February 2009, Facebook’s fine print fiasco, Douglas MacMillan.

USA TODAY16 February 2009, Our view on technology: Don’t sacrifice privacy when digitizing medical records.

BUSINESS WEEK16 February 2009, FTC online privacy guidelines faulted, Douglas MacMillan.

WALL STREET JOURNAL17 February 2009, Career Journal: It isn’t always a job behind an online job posting, Sarah E. Needleman.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON DAILY13 February 2009, FTC behavioral advertising principles reinforce self-regulation.

CNET12 February 2009, Congressman, privacy groups challenge FTC Web-ad policy, Stephanie Condon.

WALL STREET JOURNAL08 February 2009, Health costs: debate over digitizing, Jilian Mincer.

NBC SAN DIEGO06 February 2009, Nice resume, I’d prefer your SS#, Bob Hansen.

SC MAGAZINE30 January 2009, Stimulus bill includes protection for digital health care records, Dan Kaplan.

IHEALTHBEAT30 January 2009, Stimulus package brings out wide range of privacy opinions, George Lauer.

WALL STREET JOURNAL29 January 2009, The menace in the machines: cyber scams on the up in the downturn, M.P. McQueen.

CNET28 January 2009, Data privacy day’s messages for Obama, consumers, Elinor Mills.

USA TODAY26 January 2009, Security experts ask Obama for help, Byron Acohido.

MODERN HEALTHCARE20 January 2009, FTC expertise needed to fight medical ID theft, Joseph Conn.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON DAILY15 January 2009, Industry still divided on government versus privacy standards, Leslie Cantu.

INTERNET NEWS14 January 2009, Web firms, advocates draw lines in privacy fight, Kenneth Corbin.

WMBB-TV (Florida)14 January 2009, Safety tips for online job seekers, Erin Hawley.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON DAILY07 January 2009, Reports of data breaches increased 47 percent in 2008.

PBS, KUCI07 January 2009, Medical identity theft, interview, Mari Frank.


BUFFALO NEWS16 July 2008, Google Street View brings the world to Buffalo’s front doors, Stephen T. Watson.

IBLS INTERNET LAW09 July 2008, NY Court orders YouTube user records released.

ZDNET UK07 July 2008, Google homepage link mollifies privacy campaigners, Natalie Weinstein.

ARKANSAS DEMOCRAT GAZETTE02 July 2008, Baptist Health alerts patients to ID theft, Toby Manthey.

SAN FRANCISCO BAY GUARDIAN02 July 2008, Bad medicine, Jake Whitney.

WALL STREET JOURNAL24 June 2008, Preying on patients, Kristen Gerencher.

DOW JONES MARKETWATCH19 June 2008, Medical identity theft poses risks to health and wealth, Kristen Gerencher.

KGTV SAN DIEGO15 June 2008, Local man sentenced for deleting medical records, interview.

LOS ANGELES TIMES12 June 2008, Remedies that hurt; two proposals by state officials would weaken the security surrounding prescription records.

ASSOCIATED PRESS10 June 2008, How can I get my name offline? Tali Arbel.

DALLAS MORNING NEWS09 June 2008, ID theives are targeting medical information, Pamela Yip.

BBC03 June 2008, Google accused over privacy law, Maggie Shiels.

HEALTH DATA MANAGEMENT01 June 2008, What will stop data breaches? Joseph Goedert.

BANKRATE.COM, 27 May 2008, The many facets of identity theft, Sheyna Steiner.

BEST’S INSURANCE NEWS22 May 2008, California insurers to promote portability of health records, Sean P. Carr.

ASSOCIATED PRESS20 May 2008, Google makes health service publicly available, Rachel Metz.

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER06 May 2008, This week’s web winners: get to work on finding that summer job, Reid Kanaley.

USA TODAY06 May 2008, Identity thieves prey on patients’ medical records, Julie Appelby.

NPR05 May 2008, Healthcare and privacy, “Forum with Michael Krasny,” interview.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE02 May 2008, 6,000 UCSF patients’ info lands on Internet; Medical center didn’t inform them of breach for 6 months, Elizabeth Fernandez.

SATURDAY EVENING POST01 May 2008, Who’s looking at your medical records? Laurie Robertson.

NBC 7/3928 April 2008, Medical identity theft, interview.

US NEWS & WORLD REPORT17 April 2008, Another privacy alarm on health records, David LaGesse.

CBS-MIAMI17 April 2008, Medical identity theft.

KGTV-SAN DIEGO12 April 2008, Medical identity theft, interview.

MODERN HEALTHCARE09 April 2008, Nearly half of data breaches not disclosed; report, Joseph Conn.

E-COMMERCE TIMES08 April 2008, EC group could spur search privacy sea change, Erica Morphy

AMERICAN HEALTH LINE08 April 2008, Washington Times examines privacy issues.

WASHINGTON TIMES08 April 2008, Sneak peeks: Stars’ medical records and yours; in digital age, personal data not as secure as you think, Karen Goldberg Goff.

THE CHARLESTON GAZETTE, 07 April 2008, Savvy Senior: how to get your name off marketers’ mailing lists, Jim Miller.

INFORMATION TODAY01 April 2008, News products and networking tools take center stage, Paula J. Hane.

MEDIAPOST31 March 2008, Study: web users dislike being tracked, even anonymously, Wendy Davis.

MARKETWATCH27 March 2008, To trust or not to trust personal health records? Kristen Gerencher.

MEDIAPOST21 March 2008, Advertisers, privacy advocates debate where to draw line, Wendy Davis.

COLORADO SPRING BUSINESS JOURNAL21 March 2008, Identity theft expands to health care, Amy Gillentine.

AMERICAN CHRONICLE20 March 2008, Naughty UCLA employees peek at Britney’s medical information, Ed Dickson.

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT17 March 2008, Thief vs. patient, Michelle Andrews.

FOX12 March 2008, The Mike and Juliet show, medical identity theft, interview.

VENTURA COUNTY STAR06 March 2008, Stolen medical records can be costly, deadly, Tom Kisken.

DIE WELT05 March 2008, Nackt bis auf die Google-Akte; Google Health will anbieten, alle Gesundheitsdaten vom Impfpass bis zu den Diagnosen, Von Travis Reed.

SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE05 March 2008, Health records shared online pose dilemma, Keith Darc.

THE HILL04 March 2008, Google, Microsoft eye lucrative market for healthcare IT, Jeffrey Young.

NEWSWEEK03 March 2008, Web surfer, heal theyself, Steven Levy.

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE02 March 2008, Les dossier medicaux personnels, nouvel enjeu pour Google et Microsoft, Laurence Benhamou.

CONSUMER REPORTSMarch 2008, Prevent medical identity theft.

SELF MAGAZINEMarch 2008, The imposter in the ER, medical identity theft can leave you with hazardous errors in health files. Richard Rys.

AMERICAN HEALTH LINE28 February 2008, Experts urge caution with PHRs, medical web sites.

CMP TECHWEB28 February 2008, Google readies Google health.

ASSOCIATED PRESS28 February 2008, Google health will rely on third parties, won’t be ad-supported, Travis Reed.

DOW JONES28 February 2008, Google health won’t be supported by ads, CEO says.

THE WASHINGTON POST27 February 2008, Hazardous to your privacy? Steven Levy.

TELEPHONY25 February 2008, Privacy matters, Ed Gubbins.

ZDNET FRANCE25 February 2008, Quand Google, Microsoft & Co s’interessent nos donnees medicales, Estelle Dumout.

THE CAPITAL, 24 February 2008, Google to store patients’ health records in test of new service.

UNITED NEWS OF INDIA23 Feburary 2008, Google to expand health record management.

ASSOCIATED PRESS22 February 2008, Google to store patients’ health records, Michael Liedke.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE22 February 2008, Google’s medical records system getting checkup, Victoria Colliver.

USA TODAY, 22 February 2008, Google plan for medical info raises privacy issues, Janet Kornblum.

THE WASHINGTON TIMES22 February 2008, Google to store patients’ records, critics worry about privacy, Kara Rowland.

HEALTHCARE ECONOMIST, 21 February 2008, Google health, Jason Shafrin.

WALL STREET JOURNAL21 February 2008, Health records may lack certain privacy protections, Victoria E. Knight.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE20 February 2008, Pitfalls seen in health data storage sites; providers not subject to rules that govern privacy, security, Deborah Gage.

ASSOCIATED PRESS06 February 2008, It’s easier to get off mailing lists and cut out unwanted catalogs, card offers, Eileen Alt Powell.

NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL04 February 2008, Getting to know you, Amy Goldsmith and Marc Misthal.

KFMB-TV, 01 February 2008, Medical identity theft, interview.

MSNBC.COM30 January 2008, Stop the catalog madness! Herb Weisbaum.

WTX-PHILADELPHIA28 January 2008, Top Ten Opt Out, interview.

MODERN HEALTHCARE25 January 2008, Markle report suggests PHR ID verification, Joseph Conn.

ASSOCIATED PRESS21 January 2008, Firm’s ad-serving system measures interests of users, Brian Bergstein.

TURLOCK JOURNAL16 January 2008, Patient profiling system coming to a hospital near you, Cherie Davis.

KIPLINGER PERSONAL FINANCE13 January 2008, Lassoing personal medical records into one file, Christopher J. Gearon.

WTN-NEW YORK12 January 2008, Top Ten Opt Out, interview.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE04 January 2008, Notification law to now cover medical data; State residents must be told if records breached, Deborah Gage.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE02 January 2008, Medical industry plans to rate payment history, Jason Robertson.

TRIAL01 January 2008, Privacy advocates tune into concerns about ID technology, Rebecca Porter.


LOS ANGELES TIMES, 21 December 2007, FTC approves Google deal despite privacy concerns; The $3.1-billion bid to buy DoubleClick still faces scrutiny by regulators in Europe, Jim Puzzanghera, Joseph Menn.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY21 December 2007, Privacy groups told its new AskEraser program has “significant flaws” that could compromise users’ privacy.

ARKANSAS DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE27 November 2007, Include me out: several firms make it easier to stop those unwanted e-mails, phone calls and junk mail – as long as you make the effort, Eric E. Harrison.

WALL STREET JOURNAL21 November 2007, Identity theft targets children, Jilian Mincer.

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE19 November 2007, Consumers support eco-friendly products, Tali Arbel.

BOSTON GLOBE19 November 2007, Online job hunters grapple with the misuse of personal data, Ross Kerber.

RICHMOND TIMES-DISPATCH18 November 2007, Escape telemarketers.

TULSA WORLD14 November 2007, Mom’s gone, but the junk mail keeps on coming, Phil Mulkins.

BIOTECH WEEK14 November 2007, Medical identity theft: the importance of protecting your health records.

ASSOCIATED PRESS13 November 2007, Business watercooler stories, Tali Arbel.

ARKANSAS DEMOCRAT-GAZETTE11 November 2007, Acxiom watches web, tailors ads to users’ habits critics see bias, privacy concern, Toby Manthey.

THE NEWS & OBSERVER10 November 2007, Doctors’ offices try to ward off medical identity theft, Vicki Lee Parker.

BUSINESS WEEK06 November 2007, Do Not Track could backfire, Catherine Holohan.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON DAILY05 November 2007, Do Not Track list has friends, foes at FTC conference.

COLUMBUS DISPATCH04 November 2007, Limits sought on Web snooping, Tracy Turner.

WASHINGTON POST01 November 2007, Do Not Track list sought for Internet, Catherine Rampell.

ASSOCIATED PRESS01 November 2007, Web privacy advocates target online advertising, Christopher S. Rugaber.

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE01 November 2007, Web-browsing privacy pushed “Do Not Track” list would curb advertisers, Christopher S. Rugaber.

THE PLAIN DEALER01 November 2007, Plain Dealing Do Not Track List urged for Web – FTC asked to extend to Internet surfers service similar to call registry, Sheryl Harris.

WARREN’S WASHINGTON DAILY01 November 2007, Privacy groups want “Do Not Track” list for behavioral targeting opt-out.

EWEEK31 October 2007, Privacy groups seek Do Not Track list; based on the FTC’s Do Not Call list, consumers could opt-out of behavioral advertising regimes, Roy Mark.

NATIONAL JOURNAL TECHNOLOGY DAILY31 October 2007, Privacy addvocates want list to block web tracks, Andrew Noyes.

STATES NEWS SERVICE, 31 October 2007, Privacy and consumer groups recommend Do Not Track list and other policy solutions to offer consumers more control over online behavioral tracking.

ASSOCIATED PRESS31 October 2007, Privacy groups seek Do Not Track list to limit increase in targeting ads at Internet users, Christopher S. Rugaber.

DOW JONES INTERNATIONAL31 October 2007, US privacy groups call for Do Not Track list for web.

WALL STREET JOURNAL26 October 2007, Do Not Call lists don’t stsop marketers from calling … How telemarketers, through trickery, have found their way around anti-solicitation laws, Jennifer Levitz and Kelly Greene.

AMERICAN BANKER17 October 2007, Security watch, Daniel Wolfe.

INSIDE EDITION16 October 2007, Medical identity theft, interview. <>

CNN13 October 2007, House call with Dr. Sanjay Gupta (Medical identity theft).

WALL STREET JOURNAL11 October 2007, Escalating health care costs fuel medical identity theft, Victoria E. Knight.

AMERICAN HEALTH LINE11 October 2007, Wall Street Journal examines medical identity thefts.

DOW JONES NEWSWIRES09 October 2007, Getting personal: Protecting yourself from medical identity theft, Victoria E. Knight.

DESERET MORNING NEWS08 October 2007, Misuse of resume data has become a big issue.

MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL STAR TRIBUNE07 October 2007, Beware of jobs that sound too good to be true, H.J. Cummins.

SARASOTA HERALD-TRIBUNE03 October 2007, Medical data may entice thieves, Franck Gluck and Michael A. Scarcella.

BOSTON GLOBE, 01 October 2007, Online job hunters grapple with misuse of personal data: Online resumes often misused, Ross Kerber.

KIPLINGERS01 October 2007, Your medical history at your fingertips, Christopher J. Gearon.

STAR-TRIBUNE27 September 2007, For virtual jobs, click with caution

LOS ANGELES TIMES, 11 September 2007, Sleeping on the job? Security at work-applicant sites faulted; Experts say safeguards could have prevented the massive data breach at, Joseph Menn.

PHILLYBURBS.COM10 September 2007, Paperwork nightmare for medical ID theft victims, Jo Ciavaglia.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE02 September 2007, Turn off spigot of information about you, Eileen Ambrose.

SEATTLE TIMES30 August 2007, Little can hide from eyes in the sky, Andrew Scutro.

ABC 15 PHOENIX27 August 2007, Opting out- 5 steps to stop telemarketers, spam, Joe Ducey.

ABC2 NEWS24 August 2007, Stop unwanted junk mail and calls, John Matarese.

LOS ANGELES TIMES23 August 2007, Online job hunters become the prey; Thieves cull data from, then aim for users’ bank accounts, Joseph Menn.

KPBS22 August 2007, Google steet maps, Tom Fudge: interview.

TECHNEWSWORLD22 August 2007, Resumes: A favorite phishing hole for spammers, John P. Mello Jr.

NAVY TIMES20 August 2007, Satellite imagery raises security questions, Andrew Scutro.

THE NEWS TRIBUNE19 August 2007, A lesser notoriety: Identity thieves go medical, Dan Beekman.

MODERN HEALTHCARE13 August 2007, Privacy advocate criticizes iPledge RiskMAP, Joesph Conn.

LOS ANGELES TIMES12 August 2007, You needn’t give up personal data to get off junk mailing lists, but good luck stopping those unwanted faxes, David Colker.

SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE09 August 2007, Google’s watching streets of San Diego, Mark Sauer.

LOS ANGELES TIMES07 August 2007, Street-level photos added to Google maps, Alex Pham and Joseph Menn.

LE TEMPS24 July 2007, Vie privee: Microsoft surencherit; la societe veut mieux respecter les internautes que Google.

BUSINESS WEEK24 July 2007, Microsoft: Privacy champion? Aaron Ricadela.

LOS ANGELES TIMES22 July 2007, Stopping junk mail for living and dead; Opt-outs can slow the torrent of solicitations to computer and postal mailboxes and phones, David Colker.

BALTIMORE SUN22 July 2007, You can add to privacy controls for your data, Eileen Ambrose.

ASSOCIATED PRESS18 July 2007, Google shortens retention of cookie tracking file, but is privacy enhanced? Anick Jesdanun.

MODERN HEALTHCARE16 July 2007, Not worth the risk? Privacy advocates slam FDA’s Web-based safety program for high-risk drugs, Joseph Conn.

TIMES-PICAYUNE08 July 2007, Privacy advocates ill over database; medical records seen as easy online target, J. Scott Orr.

MODERN HEALTHCARE, 06 July 2007, Data breaches widespread, damage unknown, Joseph Conn.

SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL02 July 2007, South Floridians increasingly victimized by medical identity theft, Ian Katz.

MODERN HEALTHCARE02 July 2007, FDA criticized for inattention to privacy standards, Joseph Conn.

SACRAMENTO BEE28 June 2007, Data breach at UC Davis; Eric Stern.

NATIONAL JOURNAL TECHNOLOGY DAILY22 June 2007, Digital moves may worsen medical identity theft, Aliya Sternstein.

MODERN HEALTHCARE22 June 2007, Privacy advocates criticize GAO testimony, HHS, Joseph Conn.

BALTIMORE SUN17 June 2007, Credit bureaus sell your phone number to lenders, Eileen Ambrose.

CHARLOTTE OBSERVER06 June 2007, VA limits use of portable data, Stella M. Hopkins.

CRAIN’S CHICAGO BUSINESS14 May 2007, What’s on your record? The answer’s a click away; Company offers background info online for $5, Miriam Gottfried.

LOS ANGELES TIMES13 May 2007, When free becomes fee; There’s a thin line between getting a credit report gratis and being charged $12.95 a month, David Colker.

KGTV11 May 2007, Cell phone photos lead lead to hospital firings, Marti Emerald, interview.

NORTH COUNTY TIMES11 May 2007, Tri-City moves to fire 10 employees for allegedly breaking privacy rules, Paul Sisson.

KWTV08 May 2007, New generation of job schemes, interview.

SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE29 April 2007, Some data on the Internet can be really intimate, Keith Darc.

EMPLOYEE BENEFIT NEWS15 April 2007, Mistaken identitites: Medical identity theft leaves messy wake, Leah Carlson Shepherd.

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS03 April 2007, Medical ID theft new twist on old problem, Brian Williams, interview.

INFOWORLD03 April 2007, Debate lingers over federal data-handling laws, Matt Hines.

USA TODAY02 April 2007, Who’s guarding your data in the cybervault? Choicepoint redeemed itself, but not all brokers as careful, Jon Swartz and Byron Acohido.

NETWORK WORLD20 March 2007, Google privacy policy may not protect your identity, advocates say; Google will alter IP addresses to make searches anonymous. Is that enough?, Jon Brodkin.

NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL13 March 2007, Search engine privacy and data retention, Richard Raysman and Peter Brown.

SACRAMENTO BEE07 March 2007, Google shock for Los Rios, Eric Stern and Dorothy Korber.

THE PLAIN DEALER04 March 2007, No need for “number” on job application, Sheryl Harris.

KFMB-TV20 February 2007, Consumer alert (credit cards/financial privacy), Marcella Lee, interview.

STAR LEDGER, 20 February 2007, A new and growing threat to health, medical identity theft, Adam Levin.

TRIBUNE-DEMOCRAT17 February 2007, Health risk: Are thieves after your medical records? Randy Griffith.

KFMB-TV20 February 2007, Consumer alert (credit cards/financial privacy), Marcella Lee, interview.

STAR LEDGER, 20 February 2007, A new and growing threat to health, medical identity theft, Adam Levin.

TRIBUNE-DEMOCRAT17 February 2007, Health risk: Are thieves after your medical records? Randy Griffith.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES11 February 2007, Be careful if you post your resume online, information can make it easier to steal identity, David P. Willis.

WASHINGTON POST10 February 2007, Taking the bait on a phish scam; job seekers are targets, victims of a sophisticated ploy, Annys Shin.

ASBURY PARK PRESS (NJ), 22 January 2007, Scammers use Internet job boards to collect information, rip you off, David P. Willis.

NBC EVENING NEWS14 January 2007, Internet making it easier for doctors to keep track of medical records but privacy concerns arise from the practice, interview.

THE VIRGINIAN PILOT & THE LEDGER-STAR10 January 2007, A do not sell list would protect our privacy, Christina Nuckols.

BIOTECH BUSINESS WEEK08 January 2007, Electronic medical records, medical identity theft survey shows consumers concerned about privacy, protection of records.

BUSINESSWEEK07 January 2007, Diagnosis: Identity Theft, Dean Foust.

AMERICAN BANKER05 January 2007, Security Watch, Daniel Wolfe.

AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION JOURNAL01 January 2007, Medical ID Theft: Sophisticated schemet to get medical records add to the risk facing medical information holders, Geri L. Dreiling.


MANAGED CARE08 December 2006, Loss of protected patient information real danger for health care plans, Ed Silverman.

BASELINE MAGAZINE06 December 2006, Serious Pain; Providence Health & Services lost information on 365,000 patients–after 10 backup tapes and disks were stolen from the back of an employee’s minivan. Now, 12 months and $7 million later, the health-care provider remains mired in the aftermath. Here’s why. Deborah Gage and Kim S. Nash.

CIO INSIGHT06 December 2006, Serious pain, medical identity theft, Deborah Gage.

MONEY MAGAZINE01 December 2006, The complete layman’s guide to cyber safety, Pat Regnier, Jeanne Sahadi.

KXLY4, 22 November 2006, Medical identity theft becoming a big problem, Melissa Luck.

KFMB-TV10 November 2006, Super shredder Friday, interview.

SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER04 November 2006, Starbucks data missing, Craig Harris.

U-WIRE02 November 2006, Google’s offer to take over college e-mail rouses praise, concern, Aditya Ramanathan.

READERS DIGESTNovember 2006, Your medical records, stolen! How to protect yourself, (Cover Story), Max Alexander.

CAREER JOURNAL/WALL STREET JOURNAL17 October 2006, Who’s reading online resumes? Identity Crooks, Dana Mattioli.

SAN DIEGO BUSINESS JOURNAL16 October 2006, Fast-growing medical identity theft has lethal consequences, Katie Weeks.

UPI12 October 2006, Privacy mavens hammer DHS rule change.

GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE MAGAZINE10 October 2006, Privacy groups rap DHS plan, Jonathan Marino.

MODERN HEALTHCARE09 October 2006, A real steal: Patients, providers face big liabilities as medical identity theft continues to rise, and in many cases it’s an inside job, Joseph Conn.

INFORMATION TODAY01 October 2006, E-books, Wikis, and search top the news, Paula Hane.

AFX ASIA26 September 2006, 3 AOL subscribers sue over data release.

NEW YORK TIMES04 September 2006, Victims fight to clear their names after others’ deeds, Tom Zeller Jr.

AARP BULLETINSeptember 2006, Scam Alert: Stealing your health, Sid Kirchheimer.

NETWORK WORLD28 August 2006, Privacy discussion overdue, Johna Till Johnson.

VOICE OF AMERICA, 24 August 2006, You’ve got trouble: America Online’s big mistake with search data, special economics english report.

BUSINESS WEEK ONLINE23 August 2006, Fallout from AOL’s flub, Catherine Holahan.

WALL STREET JOURNAL /WSJ EUROPEASIA23 August 2006, AOL’s technology chief steps down, Matthew Karnitschnig.

NEW YORK TIMES22 August 2006, Privacy issue shakes AOL, Tom Zeller Jr.

BLOOMBERG NEWS22 August 2006, Chief tech officer, two others leave AOL after security “screw up,” Cecile Daurat and Jonathan Thaw.

E-COMMERCE TIMES22 August 2006, Firings, CTO departure roil AOL in wake of search data release, Keith Regan.

SILICON.COM, 22 August 2006, Heads roll at AOL after search data blunder, Elinor Mills.

CNBC, Closing Bell, 22 August 2006, Grading corporate America, interview.

USA TODAY22 August 2006, AOL’s tech chief quits after breach of privacy, company team formed to re-evaluate security policy, Michelle Kessler and Kevin Maney.

STAR-LEDGER (NEW JERSEY)20 August 2006, Be careful what you search for – Web queries can come back to haunt Internet users, Kevin Coughlin.

SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER17 August 2006, Privacy group says AOL made public other queries.

ASSOCIATED PRESS16 August 2006, Privacy rights group files FTC complaint against AOL.

E-COMMERCE TIMES16 August 2006, EFF, World Privacy Forum, ask FTC toinvestigate AOL, Erika Morphy.

ASSOCIATED PRESS14 August 2006, AOL’s release of search requests trigger demand for government inquiry, Michael Liedtke.

CNBC, Closing Bell, 14 August 2006, Radio Frequency ID tags in passports, interview.

DOW JONES NEWS SERVICE14 August 2006, AOL’s release of search data triggers demand for FTC probe.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH13 August 2006, Web queries offer clues to personal data, Phillip O’Conner.

EWEEK10 August 2006, AOL miscue, Matt Hines.

WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT31 July 2006, Wellpoint set to put medical records online, Jeremy Smerd.

WALL STREET JOURNAL SUNDAY30 July 2006, Health costs: Avoid Medical identity theft, Tara Siegel Bernard.

BALTIMORE SUN25 July 2006, Many databases track you, Eileen Ambrose column.

CONSUMER REPORTS, July 2006, New resource to aid victims of medical identity theft. <>

NPR CAPITAL PUBLIC RADIO (Insight), 20 July 2006, Covering your digital tracks, Jeffrey Callison.

WCBS TV (New York)14 July 2006, Medical ID Theft Assaults More Than Your Wallet, Kirstin Cole.

CBS 4 (Boston)06 July 2006, Protecting yourself from medical identity theft, Sarah Underwood.

NBC SAN DIEGO05 July 2006, Medical ID Theft Leaves Victim Hurting, Peggy Pico.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH30 June 2006, Phone record privacy tip backfires Woman changed name on her account and got a whole new set of junk mail solicitations, Michael D. Sorkin.

SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS29 June 2006, I-Team: Thousands fall victim to medical ID theft each year.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE25 June 2006, The Last Days of Privacy: As technology makes life richer and easier, we leave a trail of information that is susceptible to prying eyes, Jonathan Curiel.

LOS ANGELES TIMES, 24 June 2006, The Nation; Officials Defend Bank Data Tracking; Amid privacy concerns, the Bush administration portrays the Treasury Department’s secret program as crucial to the war on terrorism, Greg Miller and Josh Meyer.

THE WASHINGTON POST23 June 2006, Concerns Raised Over AT&T Privacy Policy, Sara Kehaulani Goo.

SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS22 June 2006, AT&T Changes its policy on privacy, raises questions, Sanford Nowlin.

USA TODAY22 June 2006, AT&T: New privacy policy not ‘knee-jerk’; Update coincides with lawsuit; giant says it’s merger related, Elliot Blair Smith.

AFX ASIA,  22 June 2006, AT&T says it owns customer data.

ASSOCIATED PRESS22 June 2006, AT&T to own customer data, track some Internet use, David Koenig.

KNIGHT-RIDDER TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE22 June 2006, AT&T changes its policy on privacy, raises questions, Sanford Nowlin.

THE DENVER POST21 June 2006, Book: First Data gave feds records, Andy Vuong.

BUFFALO NEWS03 June 2006, Can tests really help you choose a career? Joyce Lain Kennedy.

FORT WORTH STAR TELEGRAM03 June 2006, Medical identity theft on the rise, Maria M. Perotin.

FEDERAL TIMES31 May 2006, Agencies’ biggest IT security threat: employees, Tim Kauffman.

THE LEDGER (Florida)30 May 2006, Katrina sparks next debate: Digital records vs. privacy, Cory Reiss.

KPBS (San Diego) 18 May 2006, These days: Medical identity theft, NSA phone records. Interview.

BALTIMORE SUN15 May 2006, Watch out for medical identity theft, Eileen Ambrose.

PRESS DEMOCRAT12 May 2006, Who’s Watching You? Clark Mason.

CBS NEWS THE EARLY SHOW10 May 2006, Profile: Too Much Information; FTC issues warning about posting too much information on the Internet. Interview.

NATIONAL JOURNAL TECHNOLOGY DAILY09 May 2006, Medical identity theft is a growing problem.

SECURITY FOCUS04 May 2006, More protections urged for medical records, Robert Lemos.

ABC NEWS GOOD MORNING AMERICA03 May 2006, Beware: New medical scam. Medical ID theft can have both financial and physical ramification. Interview.

BOULDER COUNTY BUSINESS REPORT14 April 2006, Online marketing becomes targeted to small groups, Ben Frumin.

WINSTON SALEM JOURNAL23 March 2006, SAM the Straight Answer Ma’am (Job search privacy).

CHICAGO DAILY HERALD21 March 2006, Pay By Touch scan system now in all 270 Jewel stores, Mike Comerford.

CBS 2 (New York)13 March 2006, Social networking sites. Interview.

THE SACRAMENTO BEE23 February 2006, Stolen laptop contains files on HIV patients, Todd Milbourn.

NPR: All Things Considered10 February 2006, Yahoo and AOL Offering Filter-proof E-mail. Interview.

ABC NEWS WORLD NEWS TONIGHT09 February 2006, Stealing You: Identity Theft. Interview.

MONEY01 February 2006, Talkin’ ’bout MySpace Generation Kids’ online profiles can hurt job prospects decades down the road, Scott Medintz.

HEALTH MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY, February 2006, RHIO Nation, Robin Blair.

KNIGHT-RIDDER TRIBUNE26 January 2006, Eye in the Sky: Web sites allow you to see your home from space, Patrick Giblin.

UNIVERSITY WIRE24 January 2006, Ogling google, staff editorial, Cornell Daily Sun.

THE AUSTRALIAN24 January 2006, Muddled picture of online satellite images.

WASHINGTON POST22 January 2006, Guarding your Privacy, Sign here to give away your signature, Don Oldenburg.

LA STAMPA21 January 2006, Come difendersi dalle intrusioni.

THE GUARDIAN21 January 2006, Google defies White House over disclosing users’ searches, David Teather.

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS20 January 2006, Google, gov’t in search spat, Daniel Dunaief and Elizabeth Lazarowitz.

AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE20 January 2006, Google refuse de livrer les recherches de ses utilisateurs a l’administration Bush.

ASSOCIATED PRESS20 January 2006, Google clashes with Feds in battle over online search requests, Michael Liedtke.

CANADIAN PRESS16 January 2006, Prep-Cyber-Corner.

ASSOCIATED PRESS15 January 2006, Firms search picture-perfect results: Online mapping service growing. But privacy issues remain a concern for Microsoft, Amazon, Google, Allison Linn.

NEW YORK TIMES15 January 2006, More Jobs Being Found Online, But That Doesn’t Mean It’s Easy, Barbara Whitaker.

THE GOLD COAST BULLETIN (Australia), 14 January 2006, The Price of Progress: One-digit pay system at our fingertips, Tony Wilson.

DOW JONES NEWSWIRE20 December 2005, In the Pipeline: Pediatric Doctors Seek To Connect, Donna Fuscaldo.

THE SEATTLE TIMES18 December 2005, Credit reports should be easier now, Jolayne Houtz.

NEWSDAY12 December 2005, Scams put risk in job hunts / Phony employers eager to shake cash out of applicants, Patricia Kitchen.

WISSEN (Germany), 06 December 2005, Wer hat Angst vor Larry und Sergey?

USA TODAY, 02 December 2005, Will that be cash, credit — or fingertip? ; Buying stuff’s as fast, easy as a quick touch or a little wave, Kathy Chu.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, 29 November 2005, `Cyber Monday’ Sales Strong, Web Sites Say, Pui-Wing Tam and Mylene Mangalindan.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 11 November 2005, Paying grocery bill is now right at your fingertip: New print scanner charges shopper’s bank account automatically, Janet Rausa Fuller.

BBC NEWS ONLINE11 November 2005, Google talks up print and privacy, Alistair Coleman.

KIPLINGER’S PERSONAL FINANCE MAGAZINE01 November 2005, Credit Report Crackdown, Joan Goldwasser.

BALTIMORE SUN24 October 2005, Some Companies try to Push Workers Toward Adopting Healthier Lifestyles, Eileen Ambrose.

SECURITY FOCUS08 October 2005, Fingerprint Payments Taking Off Despite Security Concerns, Robert Lemos.

WIRED03 October 2005, “UnGoogleables” Hide From Search, Ann Harrison.

CBS NEWS SUNDAY MORNING02 October 2005, Privacy, interview.

NEWSDAY01 October 2005, Privacy’s Weak Links: Institutions and businesses struggle to keep our personal data secret, Henry Gilgoff.

DESERET MORNING NEWS18 September 2005, Free credit report worth getting.

KIPLINGER’S, 18 September 2005, Free Credit Report Worth Getting,

EWEEK15 September 2005, Court Orders Brazen Data Thieves to Stop, Matt Hines.

USA TODAY05 September 2005, Beware of scams, impostors when seeking a credit report, Sandra Block.

FORTUNE, 05 September 2005, Job offer or identity-theft scam? Anne Fisher.

SUNDAY TIMES (LONDON),  04 September 2005, Google Chief in Privacy Rumpus, Dominic Rushe.

CHARLESTON GAZETTE, 02 September 2005, Credit Free reports now available for state residents, Jim Balow.

KIPLINGERS01 September 2005, Report Card On Credit Reports, Joan Goldwasser.

THE WASHINGTON POST01 September 2005, Order Free Credit Reports Then Cross Your Fingers, Caroline E. Mayer.

REUTERS, 28 August 2005, ID Theft Creates Opportunities for Data Companies, Alexandria Sage.

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE28 August 2005, Understanding credit reports requires homework, patience, Patricia Sabatini.

THE WASHINGTON POST, 25 August 2005, Little Assurance From ID-Theft Insurance, Leslie Walker.

USA TODAY, 23 August 2005, Don’t get suckered by impostor offers of free credit report, Sandra Block.

LOS ANGELES TIMES, 23 August 2005, Firms Hit by ID Theft Find Way to Cash In on Victims, Joseph Menn.

THE GRAND RAPIDS PRESS22 August 2005, FTC goes after credit report sites.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY, 17 August 2005, FTC Cracks Down on Online Credit Report Services.

THE OREGONIAN17 August 2005, FTC Goes After Misleading Credit Report Web Sites, Jeff Kosseff.

THE BALTIMORE SUN, 17 August 2005, 1 million could get refund in FTC case; Experian subsidiary settles case over so-called `free’ credit reports; Eileen Ambrose.

CMP TECH WEB17 August 2005, FTC Nails Credit Report Firm For $950,000.

STATES NEWS SERVICE16 August 2005, Marketer of “Free Credit reports” Settles FTC Charges.

BALTIMORE SUN14 August 2005, Federal law provides access to free credit reports, Eileen Ambrose.

NPR12 August 2005, Googled! Will the Internet come back to haunt you? Interview with Warren Olney of “To The Point,” KCRW.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH11 August 2005, Fingerprint system gets toehold in the region, Tavia Evans.

SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE07 August 2005, Be careful when you opt for those free credit reports, Lynn O’Shaughnessy.

FEDERAL COMPUTER WEEK01 August 2005, FIPS 201 requires new scrutiny of contractors, Florence Olsen.

TIMES PICAYUNE31 July 2005, Free credit reports not always free, Iris Webb.

THE GLOBE AND MAIL26 July 2005, Bill Gates will be frisking you with a simple point and click, Simon Avery.

EWEEK21 July 2005, Congress nears final identity theft legislation, Lisa Vaas.

CNN MONEY20 July 2005, Cash or plastic? How about fingerprint? Grace Wong.

SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL20 July 2005, Identity thieves take advantage of misspelling, Ian Katz.

INFORMATION WEEK FINANCE TECH19 July 2005, Bill puts spotlight back on data theft, Gregg Keizer.

THE OREGONIAN15 July 2005, Imposter sites take advantage of free credit reporting, Jeffrey Kosseff.

SECURITY FOCUS15 July 2005, Report: Squatters a major problem for credit-report site, Robert Lemos.

FOX NEWS LIVE14 July 2005, Online resumes, interview.

CNET14 July 2005, Imposter sites plague free credit report site, Alorie Gilbert.

KFMB-TV08 July 2005, Public records sites pose privacy risk, interview.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE04 July 2005, Online Resumes Turn Risky, Carrie Kirby.

KFMB-TV13 June 2005, Credit report scams spreading online, interview.

SAN DIEGO UNION TRIBUNE11 June 2005, Identity thieves target those seeking free credit report.

USA TODAY07 June 2005, Tapes with data on 3.9M missing, Jon Swartz.

BLACK ENTERPRISE01 June 2005, Health Plan Query Hurting or Helpfing Us? Keith Reed.

MSN MONEY01 June 2005, Free credit reports spread to the South, Christopher Solomon.

THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER,  30 May 2005, Don’t pay for your free credit report, Andrew Shain.

FORT WORTH STAR TELEGRAM20 May 2005,Texans get access to credit reports, but beware impostors.

ASBURY PARK PRESS16 May 2005, Online job hunters snared by fraud, Jim Hannah Gannett News Service.

MSNBC10 May, 2005, Many free credit reports still aren’t free, Bob Sullivan.

ST. PETERSBURG TIMES25 April 2005, AOL gets tougher on ‘phishing’ e-mails.

TECHWEB22 April 2005, Google Personal-Search Tracker Raises Privacy Concerns, Antone Gonsalves.

SECURITY FOCUS, 21 April 2005, Privacy watchdog warns job seekers to beware Would-be workers need to be more cautious with resume services and posting their personal information online. Online fraudsters and scammers are waiting, Robert Lemos.

ASSOCIATED PRESS20 April 2005, Google enables users to view personal search histories, MICHAEL LIEDTKE.

ASSOCIATED PRESS03 April 2005, Credit reports free, but confusing to some, advocates say.

THE WASHINGTON POST27 March 2005, Employers Relying On Personality Tests To Screen Applicants, Ariana Eunjung Cha.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 07 March 2005, “Free credit reports can be a hassle to acquire ; Web sites with similar names can lead to confusion,” Stephanie Zimmerman.

LOS ANGELES TIMES06 March 2005, “Free Credit Report Could Cost You; Consumers encounter sales pitches and hassles trying to get the data they are entitled to,”  Kathy M. Kristof, Times Staff Writer.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR02 March 2005, Credit-report seekers create Internet gridlock, Paul Wenske.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH01 March 2005, Pg. A01, 1087 words, A tangled Web, MICHAEL D. SORKIN.

NATIONAL JOURNAL (Technology Daily PM), 01 March 2005, Plan For Federal Identification Badges Gets Mixed Reviews, Randy Barrett.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY,  01 March 2005, Vol.6, No.40, 133 words “Privacy.”

UPI,  28 February 2005,  FTC urged to allow consumer links on site.

ABC NEWS16 February 2005, ChoicePoint Fraud Illustrates Identity Theft: Is there any way to truly protect yourself from ID theft? Eric Noe, Paul Eng.

USA TODAY31 January 2005, Oops! Amazon’s new online Yellow Pages pictures Rockefeller Ice Skating Rink as a bus, Jefferson Graham.

WALL STREET JOURNAL25 January 2005, Keeping Your Job Hunt Secret is Harder Now, But Here’s How to Do It, Erin White.

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR24 January 2005, A Driver’s License As a National ID? Susan Llewelyn Leach.

FEDERAL TIMES24 January 2005, Controversial new ID badge: Privacy concerns worry employees, Tim Kauffman.

FEDERAL COMPUTER WEEK24 January 2005, Critics wary about biometric smart cards Opponents worry about job loss and invasions of privacy, Florence Olsen.

WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT01 January 2005, Eliyon Steps up the Search, Patrick Kiger.

MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO: MARKETPLACE MORNING REPORT15 December 2004, Group of businesses team up with law enforcement to stop phishing scam.

THE CONNECTICUT LAW TRIBUNE8 November 2004, Little Chip Evokes Big Brother; Retailers’ use of high-tech tracking devices prompts privacy fears, Tresa Baldas.

HUMANIST, 1 November 2004, Technology and Tomorrow: A Challenge to Liberty, Brian Trent.

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR21 October 2004, Wired, but everyone on hold, Gregory M. Lamb.

USA TODAY15 October 2004, Google wins race to bring searches to hard drives; Free, speedy program will scour your computer, Jefferson Graham.

ASSOCIATED PRESS15 October 2004, Google Launches PC Hard-Drive Search Tool, Michael Liedtke.

SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER15 October 2004, Google tops Microsoft with new PC search tool; provides ‘photographic memory’, Todd Bishop.

WALL STREET JOURNAL12 October 2004, 923 words, The Jungle (column), Erin White.

CONSUMER FINANCIAL SERVICES LAW REPORT06 October 2004, Groups urge veto of spyware bill.

RED HERRING17 September 2004, Should spyware be a Crime? Capitol Section.

eWEEK16 September 2004,’s Search Launch Triggers Second Thoughts, Matt Hicks.

INTERNETNEWS.COM16 September 2004, California Spyware Bill: ‘Worse Than Nothing’, Susan Kuchinskas.

ABC NEWS07 September 2004, Mining Your Past: Background Checks Have Become an Integral Part of the Hiring Process, Eric Noe.

FORBES, 16 August 2004, 1265 words, Google Me Not; How to keep your secrets off the web, David Whelan.

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR04 August 2004, 963 words. Law enforcement in Mexico goes a bit bionic, Monica Campbell.

SECURITY DIRECTOR’S REPORT01 August 2004, 1389 Words, How to Keep Your Company Ahead of These New Risks.

HR FOCUS01 August 2004, 747 Words, How To Do Background Checks Properly.

THE NEWS-GAZETTE26 July 2004, 753 words, Internet job search poses risk for fraud, Illinois official warns, Christine des Garennes.

MSNBC19 July 2004, Online job seeker says she was duped into scam, Bob Sullivan.

EFE NEWS (South America), 19 July 2004, Fraude convierte en víctimas a buscadores de trabajo en Internet, Olivia P. Tallet.

NATIONAL JOURNAL TECHNOLOGY DAILY08 July 2004, Job fraud is becoming pervasive on the Internet, according to the World Privacy Forum, PM edition.

PC WORLD, 01 July 2004, 500 Words, Gmail Google’s e-mail winner: privacy concerns aside, it works (Web-based E-mail), Steve Bass.

STRAITS TIMES20 June 2004, 602 Words, E-MAIL space war, Jessica Lim, English.

THE NEW YORK TIMES13 May 2004, 1799 Words, Google Mail: Virtue Lies In the In-Box, David Pogue.

NPR05 May 2004, 952 Words, Former AOL employee uses company’s database to access the accounts of celebrites, forms relationships with them, and sells the story of her life to Hollywood.

DOW JONES NEWS SERVICE04 May 2004, 666 Words, Privacy Groups Urge Calif AG To Probe Google’s Gmail Svc, Riva Richmond.

THE STAR-LEDGER29 April 2004, 914 Words, Google stock offering spurs mega-plans – Would-be investors see big returns but ‘Gmail’ upsets privacy, KEVIN COUGHLIN.

USA TODAY15 April 2004, 1296 Words, Targeted ads tied to Gmail’s super space ; Observers raise privacy issues MONEY Personal technology, Edward C. Baig.

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH14 April 2004, 570 Words, Free Google e-mail raises privacy fears: Silicon Valley heroes face legal action for tracking users’ messages and using key words to trigger unsolicited advertising shots, Simon English in New York.

NEW YORK POST03 April 2004, 348 Words, Google Users Feeling Yucky, STEPHEN LYNCH.

THE REGISTER UK03 April 2004, Google Mail is Evil — Privacy Advocates, Andrew Orlowski.

LOS ANGELES TIMES02 April, 2004, 646 words, Google’s E-Mail Strategy Criticized;New Gmail Service scans messages and attaches targeted ads to them, raising privacy fears, Chris Gaither.

CNET NEWS.COM02 April 2004, 1855 Words, Google’s Web mail no joke; Gmail, based on massive storage and search, represents a radical new approach to free e-mail, but the service raises privacy concerns, Stefanie Olsen.

ASSOCIATED PRESS29 March 2004, 936 Words,Kits for employee background checks sold at Sam’s Club, ADAM GELLER.

THE OREGONIAN, 27 March 2004, 994 WordsPrivacy Measure Advocates Want Financial Institutions to Clarify Small Print, Jeff Kosseff.

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT08 March 2004, 1101 words, Job Search 2.OH!, Jill Rachlin Marbaix.

U.S. NEWSWIRE19 February 2004, 915 words, 60 Public Interest Groups Call on Corporate Donors to Withdraw Nov. ’04 Initiative to Gut Unfair Business Competition Law.

THE NATION16 February, 2004,The Trouble with RFID, Simson L. Garfinkel.

CNN25 January, 2004, CNN Sunday Morning 07:00, Sunday, Transcript # 012508CN.V46, News; Domestic, 454 words, A Look at Online Job Search Site, Adaora Udoji, Jason Carroll.

MARKETPLACE MORNING REPORT13 January 2004, Marketplace Morning Report (6:50 AM ET) , Tuesday, Fraudulent job ads online pose problems for job seekers, KAI RYSSDAL, ASHLEY MILNE-TYTE.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL11 January 2004, Pg. 18P, 825 words, JOYCE LAIN KENNEDY, Tribune Media Services.

THE GAZETTE (Montreal, Quebec), 03 January 2004 Saturday Final Edition, Montreal Works; Pg. B6, 563 words, Watch out for bogus online ads: Job-seekers could be put at risk.

INFORMATION MANAGEMENT JOURNAL, 01 January 2004, 325 words, Wanted: Online Privacy Police, Swartz, Nikki.

GUIDA NORMATIVA 30 December 2003, INTERPRETAZIONE; Pg. 34, 356 words, Annunci di lavoro on line e segnalazioni all’Inail: gli ultimi chiarimenti del Garante della privacy, a cura di, Roberto Giuliante.

THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE (Georgia), 21 December 2003, Sunday, Pg. F01, 422 words, JOB SEEKERS’ DATA AT RISK .

DOW JONES NEWS SERVICE, 10:54, 12 December 2003, 445 words, Job Seekers Become Target Of New ID-Theft Scam, By Kaja Whitehouse.

THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, 08 December 2003, 678 words, The Charlotte Observer, N.C., Worklife Column, By Amber Veverka.

CHARLESTON GAZETTE (West Virginia), 28 November 2003, Friday, News; Pg. P1D, 825 words, Employment seekers’ personal data at risk, Andrea Coombes, CBSMarketWatch.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL EUROPE25 November 2003, 916 words, Online Job Seeker Should be Wary of Scams — Advisers Say Pay No Fees, Closely Scrutinize Concerns, And Overall Guard Privacy, Kris Maher.

TIME MAGAZINE24 November 2003, COVER STORY/BUSINESS; Pg. 57, The New Rules of Web Hiring, Barbara Kiviat.

NEWSDAY (New York), 23 November 2003, Sunday, ALL EDITIONS, Pg. F09, 66 words, Who’s Reading Your Resume?

MARKETPLACE, Marketplace (6:30 PM ET) – SYND, 20 November 2003, Thursday, 813 words, More businesses turning to high-tech time management systems to track employee efficiency, DAVID BROWN, ANDREA DUKAKIS.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Career Journal: The Jungle, 18 November 2003, 897 words, By Kris Maher.

COMPUTERWORLD, 17 November 2003, Users of Online Job Services Risk Lack of Privacy Protection ; Yearlong study reveals sales of personal information, profiling of job seekers, Jaikumar Vijayan.

ST. PETERSBURG TIMES (Florida), 17 November 2003, Monday BUSINESS; Pg. 4D, 660 words, Job Web sites may not honor privacy.

THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE16 November 2003, 582 words, Job seekers’ privacy is eroding online / Report claims safeguards flimsy.

HAMILTON SPECTATOR (Ontario, Canada), 15 November 2003, Saturday Final Edition, CAREERS; Pg. E01, 358 words, Hunting for a job online means details of your life are everywhere.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY13 November 2003, Vol.4, No.219, 423 words, Privacy Mavens Seek Action, Disclosure on Job, Scholarship Sites.

UNIVERSITY WIRE, 13 November 2003, Thursday, Study claims online job search sites may violate privacy laws, By Ashley Dinges, Michigan Daily.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY13 November 2003, Vol.4, No.219, 423 words, Privacy Mavens Seek Action, Disclosure on Job, Scholarship Sites.

CNN Headline News, 12 November 2003, Wednesday, 07:00-07:30 ET, CNN Headline News, Cable, National Cable, 30 words.

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS 12 November 2003, Wednesday, SJ-INTERNET-PRIVACY, 824 words, Report Warns Job Seekers to Guard Privacy when Searching on Internet, By Michael Bazeley.

THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER , 12 November 2003, 554 words, Job-sites report raises privacy issue.Group says too much data is given to third parties, which leads to extensive profiling, LISA MUOZ.

NEWSDAY (New York), 12 November 2003, Wednesday, ALL EDITIONS, Pg. A45, 393 words, Online Job Sites Have Privacy Holes, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, 12 November 2003, 592 words, Privacy Isn’t Part of Online Job Hunt, By Ryan J. Foley.

THE OREGONIAN  12 November 2003, Wednesday, 759 words, Online Job Seekers Are at Risk for Identity Theft, Study Shows, By Jeffrey Kosseff.

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER , 12 November, 2003, Wednesday, PH-ID-THEFT, 661 words, Job Searches Are Goldmines for Identity Thieves, By Jane M. Von Bergen.

eWEEK.COM11 November 2003, Tuesday, 653 words, Holes Found in Online Job Search Privacy; Some career Web sites, recruitment services and automated job-application kiosks offer flimsy privacy protections and might even violate employment and credit laws, a report released Tuesday asserts.

ASSOCIATED PRESS11 November 2003, 630 words, Report finds privacy holes in digital job searches, By BRIAN BERGSTEIN.

WALL STREET JOURNAL, 26 August 2003, “Office and Ethics Collide More Often Than Ever,” Kris Maher.

CNN, WOLF BLITZER REPORTS 12:00, 05 August 2003, Transcript # 080506CN.V95, News; Domestic, 1416 words, Jobs Wanted, Nick Corcodilos, Pam Dixon, Wolf Blitzer.

CONSUMER REPORTS, July 2003, CR MONEY; Vol. 68, No. 7; Pg. 53,631 words, Steer clear of online job scams.

THE BOSTON GLOBE25 May 2003, Sunday, ,THIRD EDITION, Pg. H1, 1241 words, Specialists Urge Caution on Career Websites, By John P. Mello Jr., Globe Correspondent.

CNN, NEXT@CNN, 17 May 2003 Saturday, resume poaching / identity theft issue on online job sites, and its impact.

THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, 02 April 2003, 1426 words, “Combination of Posting Resumes Online, Networking Best Ways to Find a Job,” By Amber Veverka.

THE NEW YORK TIMES, 20 March 2003, Thursday, Late Edition – Final, Section G;  Page 6;  Column 3;  Circuits. Privacy; Is the Employer Real? Guarding Your Personal Information, By BILL WERDE.

PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE17 March 2003 Monday, Pg.D-1, 1179 words, Privacy on the line; Personal Information Postd with Online Job Sites May be Reaching Far More People Than You Want, Adam Geller, The Associated Press, New York.

CONSUMER FINANCIAL SERVICES LAW REPORT,  14 March 2003, Vol. 6, No. 17, 133 words, Monster issues ID fraud warning .

ASSOCIATED PRESS, 21:00, 14 March 2003, 1193 words, Posting resumes on the Internet pose risk to job seekers’ privacy By ADAM GELLER.

THE GUARDIAN (London), 10 March 2003, Guardian Office Hours Pages,Pg. 3, Office Hours: WPM, Rosie Chouff.

FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM10 March 2003, Monday, FT-ONLINE-RESUMES, 713 words, Job Seekers Should Be Cautious When Posting Resumes Online, By Maria M. Perotin.

WASHINGTON INTERNET DAILY7 March 2003, Vol.4, No.45, Protection of Job-Seekers’ Data Gains Higher Profile.

THE HOUSTON CHRONICLE02 March 2003, Sunday, 2 STAR EDITION, BUSINESS;, Pg. 2, 786 words, Resume rustlers threaten job sites ; Few safeguards protect privacy, business viability, Kris Maher.

THE RECORD (Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario), 01 March 2003 Saturday Final Edition, FRONT; Pg. A13, 240 words, Online job seekers risk theft of personal information, NEW YORK.

REUTERS NEWS, 17:44, 28 February 2003, 587 words, Online job site warns users of identity theft. By Elinor Mills Abreu.

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS State & Local Wire, 27 February 2003, Thursday, BC cycle, Business News, 594 words, warns job seekers about dangers of false postings, By ADAM GELLER, AP Business Writer, NEW YORK.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, 25 February 2003, 984 words,Career Journal: Resume Rustling Is Threatening Online Job Sites, Kris Maher.

PALM BEACH POST, 23 February 2003, “Posting Resumes Online May lead to Privacy Pitfalls, ID Theft.”

AUSTIN AMERICAN STATESMAN20 February 2003, Thursday, Business; Pg. C1, 464 words, Resumes on the Web not secure, group says, Bob Keefe.

THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE , 20 February 2003, Thursday, BUSINESS;Pg. C-1, 724 words, Online resumes copied, sold without consent, Bruce V. Bigelow; STAFF WRITER.

ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER, 20 February 2003, 389 words, Biotech Job-Search Web Site Sues Rival for Fraud, Copyright Infringement, By Lisa Munoz.

THE ATLANTA JOURNAL AND CONSTITUTION20 February 2003, Business; Pg. 5D. “Privacy a larger issue with online resumes,” Bob Keefe.

WALL STREET JOURNAL, 21 January, 2003, 787 words “Strategies for Overcoming An Inappropriate Interviewer,” By Kris Maher.


MACHINE DESIGN12 December 2002, 195 words, Who’s reading your resume? Kathy Franzinger. , 04 November, 2002, “Online job listing an ID theft scam,” by Bob Sullivan.

WALL STREET JOURNAL, 16 July 2002, “How to Protect Your Data When Job Hunting Online,” By Kris Maher.

OMAHA WORLD-HERALD17 June 2002, 1362 words, “If you have previous experience, press 1. If you don’t, press 2. Unsure? Press 3.” Job seekers who carpet-bomb firms with resumes and cover… Daniel P. Finney.

WALL STREET JOURNAL, 21 May 2002 ,793 words, “Interviewing Effectively In a Tight Job Market,” Career Journal: The Jungle , By Kemba J. Dunham.

WALL STREET JOURNAL’S CAREER JOURNAL, 07 May 2002, “The truth behind online job hunting,” Sarah Needleman.

KIPLINGER’S PERSONAL FINANCE, 01 May 2002, 189 words, Resume Theft: An Online Risk, ERIN BURT.

CNBC, 14 March , 2002, Business Center Broadcast interview with Pam Dixon and CNBC Business News correspondent Sharon Epperson about online job searching tips.

SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST20 February 2002, 427 words, Employers go online to bypass expensive recruiters.

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER19 February 2002, “Firms join to launch recruiting Web site,” By Jane M. Von Bergen.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, 29 January 2002, 793 words, Career Journal — The Jungle: How To Apply Online, By Kris Maher.

WASHINGTON POST, 25 January 2002, ‘Résumé Spamming’ Brings an Online Backlash, by Carrie Johnson.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE21 January, 2002, “Resume vaults local techie into spam battlefield,” by Christine Tatum.


THE WASHINGTON POST11 September 2001, 720 words, Privacy Advocates Say Job-Search Site Misuses Data, Carrie Johnson.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL11 September 2001, 672 words, Career Journal: The Jungle, By Kemba J. Dunham.

THE ASIAN WALL STREET JOURNAL10 September 2001, 933 words, Job Hunters Find CVs Posted on Net Leave Digital Trail, By Jeremy Wagstaff.

INFORMATION WEEK, 10 September 2001, 451 words, Privacy Group Alleges Monster-ous Breach — Monster.Com Doesn’t Let Users Know What Happens To Resumes, Foundation Says, Tony Kontzer.

TRIBUNE MEDIA, syndicated column 09 September 2001,Careers Now: Disturbing new Privacy Report About Online Resumes, By Joyce Lain Kennedy.

WIRED, 06 September 2001, “Who’s Looking at Your Resume?”

TORONTO STAR, 06 September 2001, 547 words, Warning issued about online resumés, Warning issued about online resumes, Tyler Hamilton.


NEWSFACTOR, 05 September, 2001, “ Privacy Practices Assailed by Watchdogs,” NewsFactor Network.

NEWSBYTES , 05 Sep 2001, ‘Systemic’ Privacy Abuses At – Report,” David McGuire.

TECHTV, 17 April , 2001, broadcast.

CNN05 April, 2001, broadcast.

TECHTV 06 March, 2001, broadcast.

SMARTMONEY, 01 March 2001, Career Guide 2001. Wired for Hire: For job hunters, the Internet can be an indispensable tool — but only if you know your way around, Sarah Breckenridge.

CNN MORNING NEWS, 02 February, 2001, Pam Dixon on strategies for finding a job online 12 p.m. EST Author Pam Dixon Discusses ‘Job Searching Online For Dummies’ , Stephen Frazier. 


THE WALL STREET JOURNAL27 November 2000, 1641 words, The Best Way To… …Find a Job — Employment opportunities are a lot easier to find — if you know where to look, By Beth M. Mantz.

THE PROVIDENCE JOURNAL09 August 2000, 137 words, Help as close as the library.

THE MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL05 March 2000, 825 words, Search and do research to land yourself a paying internship, JOYCE LAIN KENNEDY.

MEETINGS & CONVENTIONS , 01 January 2000, 1,999 words, “,” Sarah J.F. Braley.


CNNfn12 November 1999, 575 words, Job Searching Online, Deborah Marchini.

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT01 November 1999, 4126 words, Why it pays to quit. Loyalty, schmoyalty. In today’s frenzied job market, staying put gets you nowhere. Walking out gets you ahead, Kim Clark; Joellen Perry.

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, 01 November 1999, 872 words, Manager’s Journal: Watch Out, or You Might Get `Salvaged,’ By Richard Miniter.

SMARTMONEY01 October 1999, 415 words, Put Your Best Font Forward: How to make sure your resume doesn’t get lost in the online shuffle, By Lisa Kalis.

SMARTMONEY, 01 October 1999, 4295 words, From Click to Corner Office: The complete guide to finding your dream job online, By Lisa Kalis.

BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS 01 October 1999, 1027 words,College @ Home, Bob Ehlert.

NEWSDAY 27 September 1999, 550 words, (English) After a Bad performance review or a lost promotion, it’s important to take a step back and consider what to do next.

THE SEATTLE TIMES20 September 1999, 885 words, Don’t Fall For It — Lost Out on a Promotion or Raise – or Even Lost the Whole Job? There’s a Trap in Reacting to Bad News Badly, AMY JOYCE.

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, 16 August 1999, 276 words, Shelley Donald Coolidge.

CNNfn:, 11 August 1999, 526 words, Your Money: Online Job Hunting, Allan Dodds.

FORTUNE24 May 1999, “Read This Before You Put a Resume Online Cybersapce is a Job Jungle.”

SYDNEY MORNING HERALD , 27 February 1999, 2892 words, Rejected? Karin Bishop.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES03 January 1999, 661 words, Information superhighway cuts distance, Joyce Lain Kennedy.

BUFFALO NEWS02 January 1999, 568 words,The Best Books to Read When You’re Searching for Work, JOYCE LAIN KENNEDY.


THE MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTITNEL16 December 1998, 1155 words, Gifts that can enhance careers, SHERRI ENG.

SMARTMONEY, 01 October 1998, 278 words, Virtually Educated: More universities are offering online classes that let you learn at home, By Jason Tanz.

TIME MAGAZINE, 20 July 1998, 2485 words, Brushing Up From the boardroom to the back office, Americans are returning to school for quick, practical courses that allow them to keep up, Laura KossFeder.

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 16 July 1998, 559 words, Blind e-mail resumes not recommended, Joyce Lain Kennedy.

THE GRAND RAPIDS PRESS02 June 1998, 684 words,Finding jobs on Net is easy, Joyce Lain Kennedy.

BOSTON HERALD, 20 April 1998, 477 words, Careers; Boston Herald Workplace Diversity Job Fair ’98; Get in focus for Job Fair; Preparation can be key to attaining success, STACEY URICH.

TULSA WORLD, 01 March 1998, 668 words, Study Area Markets Before Making Career Move, Anita Bruzzese.


THE PRESS ENTERPRISE RIVERSIDE CA, 21 September 1997, 1770 words, Long-Distance Scholars High-tech advances allow students in the Inland Empire to pursue college degrees at schools across the nation, Gordon Johnson.


CNNfn: Digital Jam , 14:30, 09 July 1997, 1125 words, Author of “Virtual College” Discusses Online Education, Beverly Schuch.

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, 28 March 1997, 538 words, Net users claim media overreaction to Web angle on suicides, ELIZABETH WEISE.

NEWSWEEK10 March 1997, 705 words, Internet U – no ivy, no walls, no keg parties.(virtual colleges)(2000 – The Millennium Notebook), Kendall Hamilton.

COMMUNICATIONS WEEK10 March 1997, 470 words, Jobs Will Follow ‘Net Networking, David B. Opton.

ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, 09 March 1997, 1804 words, Going to College in Cyberspace in the Internet Age, Many are Going Online or Turning on the TV to Earn their Degree, Fawn Germer.

LIBRARY JOURNAL, 01 March 1997, 56 words, Takecharge Computing for Teens & Parents / Great Software for Kids & Parents / The World Wide Web for Kids & Parents.

THE SEATTLE TIMES02 February 1997, 1143 words, How to Check if Online Schools are Accredited, JOYCE LAIN KENNEDY.

THE GRAND RAPIDS PRESS28 January 1997, 563 words,Getting degree a la modem Here’s what to look for if you’re constrained to study online, JOYCE LAIN KENNEDY.


BUSINESS WEEK, 11 November 1996, 822 words, Hitting the Books at a Virtual Campus. Get a degree–from business to nursing, EDITED BY AMY DUNKIN .

NEWSDAY 27 October 1996, 2040 words, VIRTUAL COLLEGE / Education Graduates to Online Classroom. SIDEBAR: Going to School on the Internet, By Katherine Cavanaugh.


THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE16 September 1996, 1765 words, Snagging a Job Off the Net / Using a PC to find work is becoming mainstream, Laura Castaneda.

LAN TIMES10 June 1996, 537 words, Electronic Employment Seeking Job Candidates Online, By Ram Tackett.

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, 26 February 1996, 5004 words, Spring computer books, Paul Hilts Ingrid Chevann.

BLACK ENTERPRISE01 January 1996, 2350 words, Taking your job search online: don’t limit your job hunt to the classifieds. You can increase your prospects by entering cyberspace, Cassandra Hayes, 1995.

THE TAMPA TRIBUNE, 11 December 1995, 1922 words, Does your resume stand out? Can it easily be read by people and computers alike? It may be time toupdate the way you look on paper, NOAM M. M. NEUSNER.


TIMES UNION (Albany, NY) , 26 November 1995, 613 words, Older workers can make that uphill climb.

FORTUNE , 13 November 1995, 895 words, Getting hired by getting wired (Column), Marshall Loeb.

HOME PC, 01 November 1995, 266 words, Surfing for a living, David D. Busch.

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT30 October 1995, 523 words, A paper resume? It’s passe Selling yourself online, Margaret Mannix.

U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT30 October 1995, 992 words, The home-page help wanteds Need some leads on a new job? Try browsing the World Wide Web, Margaret Mannix.

DENVER POST28 October 1995, 154 words, DATA BANK.

BUFFALO NEWS, 13 August 1995, 353 words, AT THE LIBRARY.


HOUSTON CHRONICLE 07 August 1995, 979 words, Land a job by using the ‘Net/Computer search extends reach, L.M. SIXEL.

ROANOKE TIMES AND WORLD NEWS, 06 August 1995, 776 words, Reasses Your Job Skills to Develop a Career Path — and Avoid Obsolescence, CAMILLE WRIGHT MILLER.

THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, 17 July 1995, 1888 words, Surfing the Internet Can Land You a Job / Computers are giving a whole new meaning to ‘networking’, Jonathan Marshall.

THE SEATTLE TIMES09 July 1995, 1238 words, Online Services Can Wire You up to Opportunities, JOYCE LAIN KENNEDY.

THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, 25 June 1995, 694 words, Paper Still Has Place in Computer Age, Craig Crossman.

THE SEATTLE TIMES18 June 1995, 1040 words, Don’t Keep Waiting in Line for Jobs, Just go Online, DAVID JACOBSON.

THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER, 05 June 1995, 831 words, New On The Bookshelf,  JEFF ROWE.

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY27 February, 1995,  Bibliography. 6,868 words