The use of Internet and of the social networks, leads the users to share data concerning their private life and their health. The consultation of many sites, the use of smartphones or computers leaves numerous traces on networks which are logged and indexed thanks to the identifiers of the users. These data allow to build the profile of individuals what brings social consequences and exclusion. Joel Colloc presents the advantages and the limits of the use of clouds for the storage of personal data of health. Finally, elements solutions are proposed to preserve the respect of privacy.
Tags: big brother, big data, clinical medicine, cloud computing, Computer Sciences, computerized medical record, data mining, epidemiology, Ethics, exclusion, medical confidentiality, Medicine, profiling, TRACES
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