Later, an MSNBC investigation revealed dozens of Internet Relay Chat rooms where stolen personal profiles - names, addresses, phone numbers, and credit card numbers - are bought, sold and traded out in the open.But privacy concerns don’t always arise from criminal activity.Congressional lawmakers are now considering legislation which would make sale of social security numbers illegal, which has been dubbed “Amy Boyer law.” But there are plenty of other scary tales from the world of Internet privacy.
Thousands of e-commerce customers watching as their credit card numbers are sold online for $1 apiece.
Internet chat rooms where identities are bought, sold and traded like options on the Chicago Board of Trade.
There is also the White Beach that, as its name suggests, is a stretch of white sand beach just minutes southeast of the seaport. The clear, deep, blue waters (even during low tides) are excellent for swimming and diving.
The Bomba Beach, located in barangay Bomba some 2 kilometers away from the city, is also a good area for swimming and fishing, with a bomba bridge and natural coral reefs.
INTERNET PRIVACY is a murky, complicated issue full of conflicting interests, misinformation, innuendo and technology snafus.