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Strickling: Privacy Tops NTIA To-Do List

ONLINE PRIVACY—U.S.

May 18, 2012

Lawrence Strickling of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration discusses efforts between Internet businesses and advocacy groups to create online privacy codes of conduct, The Hill reports. "I think as people learn more and more about how their information is being used, people become more and more concerned about it," said Strickling, adding that compromised privacy can cause harm. "First and foremost," he noted, "what we're trying to do with our privacy policy, as well as all of our Internet policy activities here, is to see the Internet thrive and grow and be an engine of innovation and job creation."
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