Assignment: Address Part 1 and 2.
1) Part 1 - Ethics
In 200-250 words, describe the advent of the Information Age and how computer ethics impact the use of information systems.
Remember: Ethics is what you do, when there is no one around!
2) Part 2 – Privacy
Below are the links for 1) Medical Privacy, 2) Social Networking Privacy, or 3) Online Tracking (Online/Do Not Track)/Behavioral Profiling, and 4) Fair Information Practices -
Medical Privacy: https://www.eff.org/issues/medical-privacy
Privacy: Social Networking: https://www.privacyrights.org/social-networking-privacy
Behavioral Profiling Tracking: https://www.eff.org/issues/online-behavioral-tracking
Online Tracking/Do Not Track: https://www.eff.org/issues/do-not-track
Fair Information Practices: https://epic.org/privacy/consumer/code_fair_info.html
Select one of the above topic areas (Medical Privacy, Social Networking Privacy, or Online Tracking (Do Not Track)/Behavioral Profiling and follow the directions, below.
1. For Medical Privacy, proceed to Privacy Rights clearing house regarding collected reports of medical data breaches and select five (5) medical breaches and in 100 -150 words for each breach, report on the type of breach, organization, year and description.
2) Social Networking Privacy. This document provides a wealth of information regarding how to be safe, secure, and social on the social networking sites. Have you personally experienced one of these situations (i.e. searching for a job, through a social network) or experienced one of the general tips for using social networking (not publicizing your vacation plans, etc.); if so in 200-250 words, tell us what happen (which social network) and three (3) lesson(s) learned. As a result of reading this information, would this information have been helpful to you, and if so, how?
3) Online Tracking (Do Not Track) and Behavioral Profiling. Research the Fair Information Practices (FIPs) and in 200-250 words, select three (3) practices and discuss how the online track/behavioral profiling violates the practices. Also provide the latest developments on the Do Not Track legislation.
Depending on your topic area, cite four (4) sources, using the APA format. Include your word count at the end of your submission.