Category: Tech Informed Policy

The differences between contact tracing and exposure notification

TIP – Tech Informed Policy has released its second briefing, the purpose of which is to provide an overview of the differences between contact tracing and exposure notification, and outline the current options for these technologies. We summarize the technical differences between the two approaches, and review the security and privacy risks, adoptability, and feasibility of three technologies: GPS-Based Contact...

Evaluation questions to assess a digital contact tracing/exposure notification application

TIP – Tech Informed Policy has released its first briefing, the purpose of which is to provide a framework and approach for evaluating proposals for Bluetooth exposure notification (EN) and contact tracing (CT) applications. The briefing provides guiding evaluative questions which are partitioned into two key themes: privacy and security, and adoptability and implementation. The proposed questions serve as a...