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Section 1 review on Social and Ethical Issues


refers to the operation of hardware, the design of software, the accuracy of data or the correspondence of data with the real world


refers to correspondence of data with itself, at its creation


refers to the protection of hardware, software, machines and networks from unauthorized access, alteration or destruction

Privacy and Anonymity

is the ability of individuals and groups to determine for themselves when, how and to what extent information about themselves is shared with others and/or which might be called for in some contexts but is dangerous in others


means establishing the user's identity beyond reasonable doubt

Intellectual Property

includes ideas, discoveries, writings, works of art, software, collections and presentations of data; copyrights, trademarks and patents

Equality of Access

Information, regardless of distance, age, race, gender or other personal characteristics. However, the above characteristics, and cost, can also bar individuals or groups.


IT improves reliability, accuracy and speed of systems. However, it can also be used to manipulate people

Globalization & Cultural Diversity

means the diminishing importance of geographic, political, economic and cultural boundaries

Policies and Standards

enforceable measures intended to promote appropriate use: are social or technical rules and conventions that enable compatibility and therefore facilitate communication or interoperability between different IT systems and their components

People and Machines

The interaction of humans with IT hardware

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