Privacy as a Service: Protecting the Individual in Healthcare Data Processing

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


  • Xiang Su
  • Jarkko Hyysalo
  • Mika Rautiainen
  • Jukka Riekki
  • Jaakko Sauvola
  • Altti Maarala

  • Harri Hirvonsalo
  • Pingjiang Li
  • Harri Honko

Research units

  • Tampere University of Technology
  • University of Oulu


Health applications involve many data sources, individuals, and services that work against guarantees that an individual's personal data will not be used without consent. The proposed privacy-centered architecture integrates data security and semantic descriptions into a trust-query framework, enabling the provision of user consent as a service.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-59
Number of pages11
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 11 Nov 2016
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

    Research areas

  • Authorization, User centered design , Semantics, Privacy, Digital systems, Security of data, Medical services, Interoperability, Data protection, Biomedical monitoring

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