The Future of Identity in the Information Society

4th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.6/11.6, 11.7/FIDIS International Summer School, Brno, Czech Republic, September 1-7, 2008, Revised Selected Papers

  • Vashek Matyáš
  • Simone Fischer-Hübner
  • Daniel Cvrček
  • Petr Švenda
Conference proceedings Privacy and Identity 2008

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 298)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Historic Perspective – Lessons Learned or Not?

    1. Jan Holvast
      Pages 13-42
  3. Information, Ethics, Identifiers

  4. Privacy Issues

  5. Wireless Security and Privacy

  6. Challenges of Emerging Technologies

  7. Privacy-Enhanced and Anonymous Applications

  8. Business and Organisational Perspectives

    1. Jaap-Henk Hoepman, Rieks Joosten, Johanneke Siljee
      Pages 184-196
    2. Meghna Lowalekar, Ritesh Kumar Tiwari, Kamalakar Karlapalem
      Pages 197-210
  9. Privacy Awareness and Individual Control

  10. Anonymity Attacks and Analysis

    1. Daniel Slamanig, Christian Stingl
      Pages 268-281
  11. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed postconference proceedings of the 4th IFIP WG 9.2, 9.6, 11.6, 11.7/FIDIS International Summer School, held in Brno, Czech Republic, in September 2008.

The 20 revised papers were carefully selected from numerous submissions during two rounds of reviewing. They are grouped in topical sections on information, ethics, identifiers; privacy issues; wireless security and privacy; challenges of emerging technologies; privacy-enhanced and anonymous applications; business and organizational perspectives; privacy awareness and individual control; and anonymity attacks and analysis.

These interdisciplinary contributions target researchers and practitioners interested in the technical, social, ethical or legal perspectives of increasing diversity of information and communication technologies.


anonymity ethics identity information society privacy security wireless security

Editors and affiliations

  • Vashek Matyáš
    • 1
  • Simone Fischer-Hübner
    • 2
  • Daniel Cvrček
    • 3
  • Petr Švenda
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of InformaticsMasaryk UniversityBrnoCzech Republic
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceKarlstad UniversityKarlstadSweden
  3. 3.Brno University of TechnologyBrnoCzech Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-03314-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-03315-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
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