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A wide range of anonymization techniques have been proposed that give the illusion of Privacy.
- Most of the "anonymization" techniques depend on removing all Personally Identifiable Information from the document for from a data base. The fact that this is pure fiction has not stoped the spread of this idea.
- The US Census anonymized census data to provide privacy.
- Bitcoin explicitly claimed it remained completely anonymous even though every participate has a public key which acts just like an Identifier.
- THe W3C Credential Community Group claimed Herd Privacy by virtue of the large number of identifiers flooding around.