Date Added: Jun 2012
Privacy is an important issue in Data mining. The privacy field has seen speedy advances in current years because ability to store data has increased. Precisely, current advances in the data mining field have led to increased concerns about privacy. Privacy-preserving data mining has been studied extensively, because of the wide proliferation of sensitive information on the internet. Many methods have been brought out to solve this. As a result privacy becomes one of the prime anxieties in data mining research public. A new class of data mining approaches, known as privacy preserving data mining algorithms, has been developed by the research public working on security and knowledge discovery.