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Glossary & Acronyms

A
  • Access
  • ADSL
  • Affirmative Confirmation
  • Aggregate
  • Anonymity
  • Anonymizer
  • antiVirus
  • Applet
B
  • Bandwidth
  • BBBOnLine
  • Bit
  • Blacklist
  • Blocking software
  • Blog
  • Bookmark
  • Browser
  • Browser hijacker
  • Bulletin board
  • Bundling
  • Byte
C
  • Cache
  • CD-ROM (Compact Disk – Read Only Memory)
  • Chat
  • Chat room
  • Choice
  • Client-based filter
  • Compact Policy
  • Computer Information
  • Consent
  • Content
  • Cookie
  • Cyberspace
D
  • Data Mining
  • DDI
  • Default
  • Demographic
  • Directories
  • Disclosure
  • Disclosure
  • Discussion group
  • Domain Name
  • - com
  • - net
  • - edu
  • - org
  • - gov
  • - mil
  • - int
  • Downgraded Cookies
  • Download
  • Downstream Data Use
  • DSL (Digital Subscriber Line)
  • DSLAM
E
  • E-mail (Electronic Mail)
  • Email Header
  • Encryption
  • Ethernet
  • End user licensing agreement
  • Executable file
F
  • Fair Information Practices
  • False negative
  • False positive
  • FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
  • File Sharing
  • Filtered ISP
  • Filtering software
  • Financial Information (also see Purchase Information)
  • Firewall
  • First Party Cookies
  • Flaming
  • FTP
G
  • Gateway
  • GB
H
  • Hacker
  • Hardware
  • Health Information
  • Hidden dialers
  • Home page
  • HSNS
  • HTML(Hypertext Markup Language)
  • HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol)
  • Hyperlink
I
  • ICANN
  • ICRA
  • Individual Profiling
  • IM or Instant Message
  • Interactive Data
  • Internet
  • Intranet
  • IP (Internet Protocol)
  • IP Address (or IP number)
  • IRC (Internet Relay Chat)
  • ISDN
  • ISP (Internet Service Provider)
J
  • Java
K
  • Keystroke logger
  • Keyword
  • Kids' Web Sites
L
  • LAN
  • Leashed Cookies
  • Link
  • Location Data
  • Limitation Collection
M
  • Machine Access Code (MAC address)
  • Mailing list
  • Modem
  • Monitoring software
  • Mouse
  • Multimedia
  • Multiple, tagged email address
N
  • Navigation
  • Navigation and Click-stream Data
  • Netiquette
  • Netizens
  • Newsgroups
  • Notice
O
  • OECD Guidelines
  • One-Time Tailoring
  • Online Contact Information (also see Physical Contact Information)
  • Online Profiling (also see Individual Profiling and Data Mining)
  • Online Privacy Alliance (OPA)
  • Open Proxies
  • Open Relays
  • Operating System
  • Operator
  • Opt-in
  • Opt-out
P
  • Peer-to-peer
  • Persistent Cookies
  • Personally identifiable information
  • Personally Identifiable Transactional Data
  • Phishing
  • Physical Contact Information (versus Online Contact Information)
  • Platform for Privacy Preferences Project (P3P)
  • PICS
  • Plug-in
  • Political Information
  • Pop-up ads (or 'pop-ups')
  • Posting
  • Preference Data
  • Privacy Policy
  • Pseudonymity (also see Anonymity)
  • Pseudonymous Profiling
  • Public Forums
  • Purchase Information
Q
R
  • RSACi
  • Repository
S
  • Search engine
  • Secondary Use
  • Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
  • Server
  • Server-based filter
  • Service Set Identifier (SSID)
  • Session Cookies
  • SME
  • SME
  • Software
  • Spam
  • Spider
  • Subscription Data>
  • Surf
  • System tray
T
  • TCP/IP
  • Third Party Cookies
  • Time limiting software
  • Trojans
  • TRUSTe
  • Trustmark
U
  • UFB
  • Uninstall
  • Unique email address
  • Unique Identifiers
  • Upload
  • URL
V
  • VoIP
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)
  • Virus
W
  • Web
  • Web-based chat
  • Web-based e-mail
  • Web-based instant-messaging
  • Web site
  • Webmaster
  • Whitelist
  • Window
  • Worm
  • WWW
X
Y
Z