{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Chapter 14

Chapter 14 - copyrights Harder to pirate because copies of...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Chapter 14 Privacy policy – explains what use of the company’s technology is permissible and how the business will monitor employee activities Computer hackers – individuals, often with advanced technology training, who, for thrill or profit, breach a business’s information security system CIO (Chief Information Officer) – The responsibility of managing technology with its many privacy and security issues for business organizations is entrusted to this person. Intellectual Property – ideas, concepts, and other symbolic creations of the human mind. Advances in technology have presented challenges to help protect this right. Software Privacy – illegal copying of copyrighted software Digital Millennium Copyright Act – makes it a crime to circumvent antipiracy measures built into most commercial software agreements between the manufactures and their users. Streaming – a customized, on-demand radio service. Used to help protect music
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: copyrights. Harder to pirate because copies of the music are not downloaded and stored on users’ hard drives. Human Genome – something to do with our strands of DNA Tissue Engineering – the growth of tissue in a laboratory dish for experimental research Stem-Cell Research – research on nonspecialized cells that have the capacity to self-renew and to differentiate into more mature cells. Cloning – replicating a species, such as a sheep from fetal cells. Bioterrorism – the use of deadly bioengineered disease and poisons, such as smallpox, as effective tools since they are hard to detect when transported in guns or bombs. Genetic engineering – altering the natural makeup of a living organism Genetically modified foods – food processed form genetically engineered crops....
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online