"The Internet is now more like an unlocked diary, with millions of
consumers divulging marketable details of their personal lives, from where
they live to what they eat for dinner." US News and World Report,
|CDT's Privacy Watchdog
We know that privacy matters to you. In poll after poll Internet users
have said that they care about privacy. The question is, do the sites you
visit care? We're trying to figure out if the business community is
listening to consumers.
|EFF Homepage - the Electronic Frontier Foundation
Homepage of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) - Protecting Rights
and Promoting Freedom in the Electronic Frontier.
|Electronic Privacy Information Center
EPIC is a public interest research center in Washington, D.C. It was
established in 1994 to focus public attention on emerging civil liberties
issues and to protect privacy, the First Amendment, and constitutional
|Home Page of Consumer Project on Technology
The Consumer Project on Technology was started by Ralph Nader in 1995.
Our work is documented extensively on the CPT web page. Currently CPT is
focusing on intellectual property rights and health care, electronic
commerce (very broadly defined) and competition policy.
|Infowar, InfoSec Portal, Information Warfare, Security, Cybercrime
Information Warfare & Security Portal, The Global Clearinghouse for
Information Warfare on the Internet, Computer Security, Internet Security,
Cybercrime Reporting, Security Software, Firewalls, Encryption,Viruses,
|Internet Privacy Coalition
The mission of the Internet Privacy Coalition is to promote privacy and
security on the Internet through widespread public availability of strong
encryption and the relaxation of export controls on cryptography.
|Internet ScamBusters 11
Internet ScamBusters is an award winning free electronic newsletter (e-zine)
to help people protect themselves from Internet scams, misinformation and
hype that are costing entrepreneurs a fortune.
Learn the Net, a guide to the Internet and World Wide Web: Security
Welcome to McAfee.com. Here you will find a number of services to
protect yourself from viruses, hackers and PC-related problems.
|MyPrivacy.org Take Control of Your Online Internet Privacy
MyPrivacy.org is dedicated to educating you about online privacy and
what it means to you. MPO is designed to empower you with knowledge and
tools you can use to make your Web experiences relevant, simple, safe and
|Online Privacy Alliance
The Online Privacy Alliance is a diverse group of corporations and
associations who have come together to introduce and promote business-wide
actions that create an environment of trust and foster the protection of
individuals' privacy online.
Privacy International (PI) is a human rights group formed in 1990 as a
watchdog on surveillance by governments and corporations. PI is based in
London, England, and has an office in Washington, D.C. PI has conducted
campaigns throughout the world on issues ranging from wiretapping and
national security activities, to ID cards, video surveillance, data
matching, police information systems, and medical privacy.
|Privacy Rights Clearinghouse
The Privacy Rights Clearinghouse is a nonprofit consumer education and advocacy project located in San Diego, California. Its purposes are to: (1) raise consumers' awareness of how technology affects personal privacy; (2) empower consumers to take action to control their own personal information by providing practical tips on privacy protection (3) refer consumers to appropriate agencies and organizations for further assistance; (4) documents consumers' concerns about privacy and alert government and industry policymakers to them; and (5) and advocate for consumers' privacy rights in public policy proceedings. The PRC publishes a series of fact sheets as well as a book, The Privacy Rights Handbook, containing practical self-help information for consumers. The director of the PRC is Beth Givens.
|Privacy Software Corporation
Privacy Software Corporation is committed to providing the most advanced
and comprehensive privacy tools available to Internet users. As privacy
and security concerns on the Net evolve in their nature and
sophistication, we will be here to provide the tools needed for the
|The Privacy Page
A useful resource for cryptography, encryption, or electronic privacy
|The Society for Electronic Access (SEA) World Wide Web Server
The purpose of SEA is to help make our corner of the digital world a
civilized place to live, work and visit. We believe that the world of
computers and the communications links that bind their users together
(cyberspace) should be open to everyone. Furthermore, if this new medium
is to have a chance of fulfilling its great potential, the same civil
rights that protect our freedom in the physical world must prevail in
Links to all the best security news sites.
Symantec AntiVirus Research Center
A world leader in anti-virus technology.