Originally Published: Monday, 24 January 2000 Author: Derrick H. Lewis
Published to: news_enhance_security/Security News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

E-mergers trigger privacy worries.

[SVN] So what's left of the e-commerce company that had grand aspirations of becoming the Internet's superstore and then they are bought out? For one thing, a huge database stuffed with intricate details about the items more than 600,000 members looked at on its site; what many of them bought; and their names, addresses and credit card numbers....