[Juser] proposed changes to jabber.org service policy

Kevin Smith kevin at kismith.co.uk
Mon Aug 20 17:14:19 UTC 2012


On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 6:05 PM,  <ubsy at riseup.net> wrote:
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> Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
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>> NEW (Section 4)
>> On occasion we receive court orders requesting information about
>> specific users of the jabber.org IM service. Although we comply with
>> such court orders, we do require a court order (not just an informal
>> request) before we will disclose information about any user of the
>> jabber.org IM service.
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> I think it would be nice to know in detail what information are
> requested and disclosed. And when such an request arrives it would be
> super if the user in question was notified about the procedure.

I have not dealt with such a request so am speaking from a position of
some ignorance, but I suspect that the requesting entities would, at
least in some cases, require that those users whose data are being
requested not be told in advance.

/K


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