The IT Law Wiki
Advertisement

Citation

Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology, Fraud and Computer Data Matching (POST PN 93) (Feb. 1, 1997) (full-text).

Overview

Technical advances in computers and telecommunications allow targeting in marketing and can also help combat fraud. This raises questions of compatibility with current data protection legislation which have resonated in Parliament. This note analyses these trends, including data matching, and the policy issues raised.

Advertisement