Web mining and privacy concerns: Some important legal issues to be consider before applying any data and information extraction technique in web-based environments

@article{Velsquez2013WebMA,
  title={Web mining and privacy concerns: Some important legal issues to be consider before applying any data and information extraction technique in web-based environments},
  author={Juan D. Vel{\'a}squez},
  journal={Expert Syst. Appl.},
  year={2013},
  volume={40},
  pages={5228-5239}
}
Web mining is a concept that gathers all techniques, methods and algorithms used to extract information and knowledge from data originating on the web (web data). A part of this technique aims to analyze the behavior of users in order to continuously improve both the structure and content of visited web sites. Behind this quite altruistic belief – namely… CONTINUE READING