Wrapping Up Privacy, Security, Rights, and Responsibilities

Tom Kelliher, CS 102

Oct. 4, 2006



Online safety assignment due today!

Written quiz Friday.


Read 6.1-6.3. Online quiz. Questions on pg. 361: 1, 2, 5, and 6. Also responsible for ``Things to Remember'' and ``Important Concepts'' on pp. 359-360.

From Last Time

Computing Ethics Lab.


  1. Protecting yourself.

Coming Up

Finding information on the Internet.

Protecting Yourself

What are the important ideas, concepts, terms, etc.?

AUP, password security, viruses, trojan horses, worms, macro viruses, script attacks, AV software, social engineering, hacker attacks, file and printer sharing, firewall, broadband (DSL or cable), security patches, online shopping security, privacy policies, Internet scams, online auctions, libel and lawsuits, threats and harassment, flame wars, copyrights and piracy, Audio Home Recording Act of 1992, lapses in good taste and employers, hoaxes and legends, notice and consent policies, cookies, easy access to public information, denial-of-service, zombies, script kiddies, spyware, phishing.

How many of you are more confident about Cyberspace now? Less confident?

Thomas P. Kelliher 2006-10-02
Tom Kelliher