ISSUE-188: Definition of de-identified (or previously, unlinkable) data

unlinkable-deidentified

Definition of de-identified (or previously, unlinkable) data

State:
PENDING REVIEW
Product:
Compliance Current
Raised by:
Thomas Roessler
Opened on:
2012-11-14
Description:
Note change proposals: http://www.w3.org/wiki/Privacy/TPWG/Change_Proposal_Deidentification



Proposals:

- "render unlinkable": http://www.w3.org/mid/78751A38-D1C3-477E-AE12-5047F65FE52F%2540w3.org
- "1024-unlinkable": http://www.w3.org/mid/19D64A83-0C4B-4217-A1E1-8EE5BD0F979F%2540w3.org
- "DAA principles": http://www.w3.org/mid/F7D4F7192203374D9821E66FADA2F10804B8CF9AA5@dma-ny-exch01.inside.the-dma.org
- "no means to profile": http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-tracking/2012Nov/0191.html
Related Actions Items:
Related emails:
  1. Batch closing of old issues (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2015-03-24)
  2. Result for CfO on ISSUE-188 (de-identification) (from mts-std@schunter.org on 2014-10-22)
  3. recent Compliance edits (was Fwd: CVS WWW/2011/tracking-protection/drafts) (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-10-07)
  4. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-25)
  5. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-25)
  6. Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-24)
  7. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-24)
  8. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-23)
  9. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-23)
  10. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jeff@democraticmedia.org on 2014-09-23)
  11. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-23)
  12. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-23)
  13. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25), Viewable Impressions (from jeff@democraticmedia.org on 2014-09-19)
  14. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-19)
  15. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-19)
  16. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-09-18)
  17. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jeff@democraticmedia.org on 2014-09-18)
  18. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from john@consumerwatchdog.org on 2014-09-18)
  19. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-18)
  20. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-18)
  21. RE: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-09-17)
  22. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jeff@democraticmedia.org on 2014-09-17)
  23. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-17)
  24. RE: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-09-17)
  25. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from kathy@esomar.org on 2014-09-17)
  26. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-09-12)
  27. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-12)
  28. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-09-12)
  29. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jeff@democraticmedia.org on 2014-09-12)
  30. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-09-12)
  31. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-12)
  32. Re: Audience Measurement Permitted Use (ISSUE-25) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-12)
  33. Batch closing of TCS issues (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-09-10)
  34. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-10)
  35. Agenda for September 10 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-09-09)
  36. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-09-08)
  37. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-09-08)
  38. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-09-08)
  39. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-09-08)
  40. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-09-05)
  41. Re: Agenda for September 3 TPWG call (from singer@apple.com on 2014-09-03)
  42. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-09-02)
  43. Agenda for September 3 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-09-02)
  44. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-29)
  45. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-08-28)
  46. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-28)
  47. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-08-28)
  48. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-28)
  49. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-08-26)
  50. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-08-25)
  51. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-21)
  52. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-08-21)
  53. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-08-20)
  54. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-20)
  55. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-08-20)
  56. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-20)
  57. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-08-20)
  58. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-20)
  59. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-08-20)
  60. Agenda for August 20 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-08-19)
  61. Agenda for August 2 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-08-19)
  62. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-18)
  63. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from tien@eff.org on 2014-08-18)
  64. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-18)
  65. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-17)
  66. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-15)
  67. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from tien@eff.org on 2014-08-15)
  68. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-15)
  69. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jeff@democraticmedia.org on 2014-08-15)
  70. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-08-15)
  71. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-14)
  72. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-14)
  73. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-14)
  74. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-08-14)
  75. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-14)
  76. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-08-14)
  77. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-13)
  78. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-13)
  79. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from rob@blaeu.com on 2014-08-08)
  80. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-08-08)
  81. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-08-08)
  82. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-08-08)
  83. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-07)
  84. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-08-07)
  85. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-08-06)
  86. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-08-06)
  87. Re: Agenda for August 6 TPWG call (from kulick@yahoo-inc.com on 2014-08-06)
  88. Re: Agenda for August 6 TPWG call (from CPedigo@online-publishers.org on 2014-08-06)
  89. Agenda for August 6 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-08-05)
  90. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-31)
  91. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-31)
  92. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-31)
  93. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-07-30)
  94. Re: Agenda for July 30 TPWG call (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-29)
  95. Re: Agenda for July 30 TPWG call (from elementslifestylegroup@hotmail.com on 2014-07-29)
  96. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-07-29)
  97. Re: Agenda for July 30 TPWG call (from sid@mozilla.com on 2014-07-29)
  98. Re: Agenda for July 30 TPWG call (from john@consumerwatchdog.org on 2014-07-29)
  99. Agenda for July 30 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-07-29)
  100. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-25)
  101. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-07-25)
  102. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from meisenberg@pulsepoint.com on 2014-07-23)
  103. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-23)
  104. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-23)
  105. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-23)
  106. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-23)
  107. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-23)
  108. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-23)
  109. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from singer@apple.com on 2014-07-23)
  110. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-07-23)
  111. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from walter.van.holst@xs4all.nl on 2014-07-23)
  112. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-22)
  113. Agenda for July 23 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-07-22)
  114. RE: Issue-188 (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-07-21)
  115. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-07-19)
  116. Issue-188 (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-07-18)
  117. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-18)
  118. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-07-18)
  119. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-07-18)
  120. Re: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2014-07-17)
  121. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from michael.oneill@baycloud.com on 2014-07-17)
  122. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-07-16)
  123. RE: Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from vtoubiana@cnil.fr on 2014-07-16)
  124. Deidentification (ISSUE-188) (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2014-07-15)
  125. Agenda for July 16 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-07-15)
  126. Agenda for July 9 TPWG call (from npdoty@w3.org on 2014-07-08)
  127. Re: Additional documentation for Issue-231 (from npdoty@w3.org on 2013-10-19)
  128. Compliance document updates for review before next WD publication (was CVS WWW/2011/tracking-protection/drafts) (from npdoty@w3.org on 2013-09-28)
  129. Re: June Change Proposal, de-identified (from npdoty@w3.org on 2013-06-27)
  130. AW: June Change Proposal, de-identified (from schauf@bvdw.org on 2013-06-26)
  131. Re: June Change Proposal, de-identified (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2013-06-26)
  132. Re: June Change Proposal, de-identified (from jbrookman@cdt.org on 2013-06-26)
  133. June Change Proposal, de-identified (from fielding@gbiv.com on 2013-06-26)
  134. Re: June Change Proposal: text on de-identification (from npdoty@w3.org on 2013-06-24)
  135. Re: issue and action cleanup proposals (from jmayer@stanford.edu on 2013-05-21)
  136. Agenda for May 22 call (from peter@peterswire.net on 2013-05-21)
  137. Re: issue and action cleanup proposals (from ylagos@futureofprivacy.org on 2013-05-21)
  138. Re: issue and action cleanup proposals (from jmayer@stanford.edu on 2013-05-19)
  139. issue and action cleanup proposals (from npdoty@w3.org on 2013-05-15)
  140. Re: Mapping the "framework" to ISSUEs (from john@consumerwatchdog.org on 2013-05-07)
  141. Mapping the "framework" to ISSUEs (from jmayer@stanford.edu on 2013-05-07)
  142. ISSUE-188 UK ICO published anonymization guide (from rigo@w3.org on 2012-11-22)
  143. Re: ACTION-286: Propose DAA text regarding de-identification (for unlinkability discussion) (from tlr@w3.org on 2012-11-15)
  144. proposal ISSUE-188 ('unlinkable'): 3.6.2 - '1024-unlinkable' (from tlr@w3.org on 2012-11-15)
  145. proposal ISSUE-188 ('unlinkable'): 3.6.1 - 'render unlinkable' (from tlr@w3.org on 2012-11-15)
  146. tracking-ISSUE-188 (unlinkable): Definition of unlinkable data [Tracking Definitions and Compliance] (from sysbot+tracker@w3.org on 2012-11-14)

Related notes:

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has 2012-11-21 published its data protection code of practice on managing the risks related to anonymisation. The code explains how to protect the privacy rights of individuals while providing rich sources of data.
http://www.ico.gov.uk/news/latest_news/2012/~/media/documents/library/Data_Protection/Practical_application/anonymisation_code.ashx

Rigo Wenning, 21 Nov 2012, 23:21:55

As part of issue cleanup, noting that we now more often refer to this as definition of "de-identified".

Nick Doty, 29 May 2013, 02:09:44

Resolved: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-tracking-commit/2014Oct/0003.html

Nick Doty, 8 Oct 2014, 00:27:08

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