Making Sense of Trifles: Data Narratives and Cumulative Data Disclosure

Burkhard Schafer, Callum Nash, Daniel Carey, Emma Nicol, Amal Htait, Jo Briggs, Wendy Moncur, Leif Azzopardi

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Abstract

The law does not concern itself with trifles. If a risk is deemed minimal, or an infraction negligible, invoking the authority of the law often seems unnecessary. However, there are increasingly fields of human activity where this principle leads to gaps in the protection necessary for a flourishing society. This paper reports findings and ideas from a research project in cumulative data disclosure, where an aggregation of in themselves harmless data points can expose the users of social media to significant personal risk.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 23 Feb 2022
EventIRI§22 INTERNATIONALES RECHTSINFORMATIK SYMPOSION - Hybrid, Salzburg/Vienna, Austria
Duration: 23 Feb 202226 Feb 2022
https://iris-conferences.eu/iri%c2%a722-internationales-rechtsinformatik-symposion-iris-2022-23-26-02-2022

Conference

ConferenceIRI§22 INTERNATIONALES RECHTSINFORMATIK SYMPOSION
Abbreviated title IRIS 2022
Country/TerritoryAustria
CitySalzburg/Vienna
Period23/02/2226/02/22
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