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[ppml] Policy Proposal 2006-1: Residential Customer Privacy

Suzanne Woolf wrote:

> Other people's opinions about whether users *should* want to disclose
> their location information-- because it's for a good cause, or because
> we don't believe partial information is enough to reveal the user's
> location, or because it's easier to find them and tell them when their
> machine has been hijacked and their IP address appears in an attack
> trace-- are beside the point. I don't think it's up to me or ARIN to
> judge William's reasons for wanting the data or Jan's reasons for
> preferring to suppress it. They can argue between themselves about

Thanks for an excellent post.

I should clarify that I am not for the requirement that residential data 
be completely private -- just that the option for complete privacy 
should exist.