Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

PRNewswire: Reaffirms Commitment to Privacy Protection...

Feb 18, 2000, 02:56 (0 Talkback[s])

WEBINAR: On-Demand

No-Size-Fits-All! An Application-Down Approach for Your Cloud Transformation REGISTER >

" Online Inc. ('') (CDNX: CKA), a leader among online banner advertising network companies wishes to restate its commitment to privacy protection through the non-invasive nature of its advertising systems.

'The advertising system was designed specifically to allow advertisers to effectively reach target market segments without the need to actively ferret out information about web site visitors,' said Russell Krywolt, President of, ' is intimately involved with many net-savvy groups, such as the LINUX and Open Source software community, and share the concerns about invasion of privacy that these groups, and most Internet users, have expressed.'

Concerns over privacy and sharing of potentially confidential information about web site visitors has resulted in a U.S. Federal Trade Commission inquiry of DoubleClick, Inc., as announced by DoubleClick, Inc. on Feb 16, 2000."

Press Release