EU Official: IP Is Personal

Paul Vixie wrote:
> hank@efes.iucc.ac.il (Hank Nussbacher) writes:
>> http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5g08qkYTaNhLlscXKMnS3V8dkc-WwD8UAGH900
>
> they say it's personally identifiable information, not personal property.
> EU's concern is the privacy implications of data that google and others
> are saving, they are not making a statement related to address ownership.

Correct. In the EU DP framework (see:
[...]
P. S. How many bits in the mask are necessary to achieve the non-PII aim?

So, this could be basically a matter of dredging up someone with a /25
allocated to them personally, in the EU service area. I think I know
some people like that.

I know for a fact that I know people with swamp C's here in the US. That
would seem to set the bar higher than a mere 7 bits.

... JG