On November 19, 2013 the Federal Trade Commission will hold its first ever workshop on the Internet of Things. The Workshop does not aim to debate regulation or codes of conduct, but is rather a fact finding mission aimed at uncovering the privacy and security concerns inherent in the Internet of Things, where a range of devices collect and communicate personal information perpetually.
In, Law of the Connected Horse? FTC Appropriately in Learning Mode on Internet of Things, a post featured on the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ “Privacy Perspectives” blog, Chris Wolf sets the stage for the upcoming workshop.
To read the IAPP blog post, click here.