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Author Schneier, Bruce, 1963-, author.
Title Data and Goliath : the hidden battles to collect your data and control your world / Bruce Schneier.
Imprint New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2015]
©2015.
Edition First edition.

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Author Schneier, Bruce, 1963-, author.
Subject Electronic surveillance -- Social aspects.
Information technology -- Social aspects.
Computer security.
Privacy, Right of.
Social control.
Description 383 pages ; 24 cm
Edition First edition.
Note Text in English.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-364) and index.
Summary You are under surveillance right now... your cell phone provider tracks your location, your online and in-store purchasing patterns are recorded, Facebook can determine your sexual orientation without you ever mentioning it. Corporations use surveillance to manipulate the prices we're offered; governments use surveillance to discriminate, censor, and put people in danger worldwide. Schneier shows what we can do to reform our government surveillance programs and shake up surveillance-based business models, while also providing tips for you to protect your privacy every day.
Contents The world we're creating. Data as a by-product of computing ; Data as surveillance ; Analyzing our data ; The business of surveillance ; Government surveillance and control ; Consolidation of institutional control -- What's at stake. Political liberty and justice ; Commercial fairness and equality ; Business competitiveness ; Privacy ; Security -- What to do about it. Principles ; Solutions for government ; Solutions for corporations ; Solutions for the rest of us ; Social norms and the big data trade-off.
ISBN 9780393244816 (hardcover) : $27.95
0393244814 (hardcover)
OCLC # 904399710