US-Centric vs. International Personally Identifiable Information: A Comparison Using the UT CID Identity Ecosystem

  title={US-Centric vs. International Personally Identifiable Information: A Comparison Using the UT CID Identity Ecosystem},
  author={Rima Rana and Razieh Nokhbeh Zaeem and K. Suzanne Barber},
  journal={2018 International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology (ICCST)},
Personally Identifiable Information (PII) refers to any information that can be used to trace or identify an individual. A Javelin Strategy and Research Report stated that PII misuse and fraud hits record high with 15.4 million US victims in 2016, about 16% more than the previous year. A comprehensive analysis of PII attributes and their relationships is necessary to protect users from identity theft. However, identity theft and fraud are not just a US problem. According to a new report from… 
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