Enum Draws Privacy Concerns

Technology that is being developed to store contact information has already caused much contention in its effect on privacy. ENUM has raised privacy concerns about improper use of this personal and confidential information for profiling and for use in spam. Although ENUM could allow the connection of all connection networks worldwide, it still holds the potential for privacy concerns to be raised. The consent issues and the potential for identity theft hold hurdles for ENUM to address.

The following questions have been addressed in this article:

What safeguards must be implemented to prevent misuse of the information?


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