'Free iPod' takes privacy toll

Thursday, 16 March 2006, 1:53 PM EST

The big business of renting, selling and buying personal information about netizens was put on notice this week by New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer in a high-profile case that exposed shady privacy practices and the dubious value of the once-promising Truste "privacy seal."

At Wired.

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