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Legally, is there a minimum requirement for what it takes for data to be considered "anonymized"? Just because the customers' billing info isn't included doesn't mean you can't figure out who is responsible for traffic.



There might be multiple options that the federal government would respect:

* https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/USCODE-2010-title5/html/USCODE...

* http://ws680.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=904990

Legally, I can't think of a case where it's been tested that didn't lean the government's way, so who knows?




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