Anonymity on the web

A very simple explanation, common sense, but as true as for anonymity by post mail: can’t certify identities without using existing means of identification…

You Can’t Get Rid Of Anonymity Online, Even If You Wanted To” (TechDirt, 4 February 2010) refering to the blog of Bruno Schneier http://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2010/02/anonymity_and_t_3.html

A change compared to the UK court position earlier on a blog written by a police officer:
Israeli Court Supports Anonymity For Online Commenters” (TechDirt 26 January 2010)

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About Audrey Guinchard

Senior Lecturer @ University of Essex (UK)
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