Privacy, secrecy and security

@article{Thompson2001PrivacySA,
  title={Privacy, secrecy and security},
  author={Paul B. Thompson},
  journal={Ethics and Information Technology},
  year={2001},
  volume={3},
  pages={13-19}
}
I will argue that one class of issues in computer ethics oftenassociated with privacy and a putative right to privacy isbest-analyzed in terms that make no substantive reference toprivacy at all. These issues concern the way that networkedinformation technology creates new ways in which conventionalrights to personal security can be threatened. However onechooses to analyze rights, rights to secure person and propertywill be among the most basic, the least controversial, and themost universally… CONTINUE READING

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