DHS privacy director: We're paying attention

Monday, 24 May 2004, 2:36 PM EST

Peter Sand, the new director of privacy technology at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), walked into a lunch meeting with what could have been a hostile crowd and told privacy advocates the agency is working hard to make sure privacy rights are respected as the DHS fights terrorism.

A privacy discussion is part of every new technology DHS considers, Sand told attendees of the Electronic Privacy Information Center's (EPIC) Freedom 2.0 conference Friday.

By Grant Gross at InfoWorld.

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