Night-vision cameras, biometric sensors and other gadgets already give snoops access to private spaces. Coming soon: palm-size "bug-bots"
A versatile assortment of computational techniques can protect the privacy of your information and online activities to essentially any degree and nuance you desire
In spite of recent legislation, tougher laws are needed to prevent insurers and employers from discriminating on the basis of genetic tests
Security systems based on anatomical and behavioral characteristics may offer the best defense against identity theft
Young people share the most intimate details of personal life on social-networking Web sites, such as MySpace and Facebook, portending a realignment of the public and the private
Introduction to SciAm's issue on Privacy. Our jittery state since 9/11, coupled with the Internet revolution, is shifting the boundaries between public interest and "the right to be let alone"
- From the Editor
- In Brief
- Working Knowledge