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Introducing...Privacy's "Nutrition" Label

ONLINE PRIVACY

May 7, 2012

ZDNet reports on the efforts of a pair of entrepreneurs who hope to bring a privacy label to websites worldwide. The Standard Information Sharing Label (SISL), which could resemble a nutrition label, aims to make it easier for companies to communicate about data usage. "Terms of Use policies are ransom notes," says SISL co-collaborator Joe Andrieu. "We agree to all sorts of things we don't understand." He says the label could change that. Andrieu and partner Iain Henderson are raising funds for the project.
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