Anna
Riccioni

After graduating with a PhD in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science and Telecommunications at the University of Bologna, she has partnered with the Cineca of electronic voting and digital signature projects. Currently she is Business and Process Consultant at Municipia (former Engineering Tributi), where he deals with e-Government for the Local Public Administration.

   
TECH | 14 Sep

Big Data and security: guidelines and future directions

To read the anonymous log of calls made via smartphones and rebuild names, addresses, relationships and even the health conditions of their respective owners: this is what two Stanford researchers have recently managed by correlating phone metadata (such as the user's geographic location, the duration and frequency of calls and the contact numbers) with other publicly accessible information via social networks, search engines or web portals. This result clearly demonstrates the potential of Big Data: large amounts of data, seemingly independent from[…]