Jul 022012
 
 July 2, 2012  Non-U.S.

Though departments will anonymise data, they must make sure that it cannot be combined with other information to identify individuals, a new Government paper has said.

In a white paper on open data  published last week the Cabinet Office said that Government departments would have to conduct ‘disclosure testing’ in circumstances where they have “concerns regarding the potential unintended identification of individuals” when deciding whether to publish datasets.

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