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Google's Privacy Move: Not Nearly Good Enough

July 18, 2007

Google has finally made a move to protect people's search privacy -- but its actions don't go nearly far enough. Its decision to make search records anonymous after 18 to 24 months is barely a good enough first step...

Kevin Bankston, a staff attorney at the Electronic Frontier Foundation in San Francisco told Computerworld "We'd love to see a shorter retention period and more complete anonymization."

Bankston would like the policy extended to other Google services, such as Gmail.

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