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Excerpt: MIT’s Data Retention Policies
This column marks the return of Ask SIPB, last published in 2011. In this issue, we cover parts of MIT’s policies on data retention. (This republication in The Tech is heavily excerpted and excludes some important caveats, as well as a section on privacy when using MITnet. The full column is available online: http://www.mit.edu/~asksipb/2016columns/2016-03-01-data-retention/.)
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