Are IP addresses personal data?

European data-protection chief Peter Hustinx talks about how far an IP address can stand as an ID

Are IP addresses personal data? European data-protection chief Peter Hustinx talks about how far an IP address can stand as an ID

Speaking to ZDNet UK at the RSA Conference Europe 2008, Peter Hustinx, the European data-protection supervisor, discusses whether a computer can be assumed to represent a specific individual for the purposes of identification.