[AusNOG] metadata conference on SkyNews
Terry Sweetser (SkyMesh CTO)
terry+AusNOG at skymesh.net.au
Tue Aug 12 09:48:42 EST 2014
A general correction here -- it is a mapping of 'IP Address' to 'Account
The 'Account Holder' may be even be living at the address, or even be a
nartural person, possibly a corporation.
Each request for data I get from QPS asks for "Account Data" like
billing address and even credit card details.
(They can't have the CC details, they're hidden from me and all staff
I would assume you could defend yourself in court with "I may pay the
bill, but I did not download that ... "
Add an expert witness to explain open proxies, back doors, etc, and you
have the scenario where an ordinary internet user can't be held 100%
responsible for everything on their internet service.
On 11/08/14 11:49, Mark Newton wrote:
> Notwithstanding that they can never get a “user->IP” mapping, they can
> only get a subscriber->IP mapping.
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