The All-Seeing Eye: Digital Archives and Surveillance

Talya Cooper | BitCurator Consortium

“Delete the logs” has become a mantra for security experts post-election as organizations work to minimize risk to populations who are often already targeted for surveillance. But what happens when your professional responsibilities as an archivist demand that you preserve the logs? This presentation will discuss the nature and degree of the threats posed by retaining digital material and attempt to balance it against the ethics of digital preservation.

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Cite this resource:
Talya Cooper. (April 28, 2017). The All-Seeing Eye: Digital Archives and Surveillance. BitCurator Consortium.