TITLE

Carriers, Legislators Tackle Privacy Policies

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Allyson
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/16/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 42, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the issue of online security and privacy in the United States wireless telecommunications industry in 2000. Wireless companies that already offer wireless Internet capabilities; Customer preference that should be considered; Issues covered by privacy bills.
ACCESSION #
3679993

 

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