Ethics

Following Computer Ethics in the IT Department

Whether you are a highly trained professional or a trainee in I.T, you must adhere to computer ethics in the workplace. Computer ethics like any ethical practice is a set code of behaviors you must go by, not doing so can cause harm to others and get you into trouble at work and with the law. Computer ethics are produced and regulated by a number...
Jan 7, 2015 |

Ethical Hacking Helps in Increasing Organization’s Security System

Having such hackers in the organization would help the organization to know the loop holes which are harmful to the organization's security systems. There are many companies and organizations which hire ethical hackers who are expertise in their field of hacking. There professional use their ways of hacking either the computer hardware or software,...
Nov 18, 2014 |

Ethics And Computer Security Essay, Research Paper

In the recent discussion of the required specifications of our new computer security product, the issue of including backdoor in the product was brought up. This backdoor would allow anyone knowing this special password to access anything going on in the system and would also allow one possessing the password to read personal files and email of...
Nov 18, 2014 |

Following Computer Ethics in the I.T Department

Whether you are a highly trained professional or a trainee in I.T, you must adhere to computer ethics in the workplace. Computer ethics like any ethical practice is a set code of behaviors you must go by, not doing so can cause harm to others and get you into trouble at work and with the law. Computer ethics are produced and regulated by a number...
Nov 18, 2014 |

Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility (CPSR)

Activism for civil liberties in issues such as internet censorship, internet governance, malicious interference.
Mar 10, 2016 |

Computer and Information Ethics

Explores codes of ethics and best business practices, as well as historical milestones, and academic tools.
Mar 4, 2016 |

In a young country's conflict, future may pay heavy price

Beatrice was only 11 years old when her parents died within months of each other, leaving four children between 2 and 12. “It was not easy for me to care for them,” Beatrice – whose name has been... Read More

Portugal's forest fires, though never before as deadly, are all too familiar

Every year, it would move closer and closer to villages where my relatives grew up, closer and closer to the houses of third cousins I had never seen. “No one could have predicted these many... Read More

How helping whistle-blowers could cut health-care costs

Elin Baklid-Kunz never wanted to be a whistle-blower. “I just thought if I worked harder they would see how bad this was and do something about it,” says Ms. Baklid-Kunz in an interview. As... Read More