Identify, specify, or describe computer and network ethical, legal, and privacy issues.
Discuss the role of ethics in computer security.
Whereas laws impose external controls on behavior, one's personal ethics, or system of moral principles, impose internalized rules governing what is or isn't appropriate conduct.
In addition, many occupational or professional organizations adopt codes of ethics that provide rules or guidelines their members are expected to follow in conducting business. Although violations of the ethics code do not generally result in legal sanctions as does violation of law (although, of course, some acts are both criminal and unethical), such violations can result in loss of professional licenses or certifications, ...