IP addresses and personal data: K.U. v Finland

Mccullagh, K 2009, 'IP addresses and personal data: K.U. v Finland' , Data Protection Quarterly, 22 (9) , pp. 18-19.

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Classifying IP addresses as personal data could have serious implications for search engines and many other electronic businesses, in particular, the personalised advertising business model of the Internet. Recent court decisions have not clarified the position, so businesses that log IP addresses should proceed with caution.

Item Type: Article
Themes: Subjects / Themes > K Law > K Law (General)
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Schools > Salford Business School > Salford Business School Research Centre
Journal or Publication Title: Data Protection Quarterly
Refereed: No
Depositing User: K McCullagh
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2010 15:30
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2022 09:08
URI: https://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/2743

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