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DEEP/DARK WEB PROPONENTSThe people building the darknet are idealists who believe passionately in the right to privacyThey say our battle for privacy is pathetic, we lost it a long time agoWe have to redefine privacy, our world is undergoing very accelerated changeAs long as some work for surveillance, we must continue to work for privacyA place to escape the ever-watchful eye of big brother, to know real freedom, although most people just want enough freedom to be comfortable
The threat to our privacy is being seriously threatened because of these emerging and in place technologies,Increase amount of images online and increase ability of facial recognitionIncrease computing power available via cloud computingUbiquitous computing via vast networks and mobile devicesGovernment surveillance using corporate network providers servers to collect dataExtensive, sophisticated hacking as a businessAcceptance of human chippingWe are trading our convenience for privacyPeople are more savvy in using technology, but do not know what it can do to steal their privacyInternet is borderless, but laws are national, therefore, it is diffi cult to regulate the internetPeople fail to do the basic security best practices like keeping their computer updated and using secure passwords and guarding the information, therefore privacy invasion is growingTHREAT TO OUR PRIVACY SUMMARY
Information security is a broad concept that involves dealing with any threat to computerized systems, such as viruses, hackers, accidental loss of data or systems, natural disasters (e.g., earthquakes, fl oods), fi res etc.Three main categories of threats are,1.Denial/disruption of service2.Unauthorized Access3.Theft and FraudINFORMATION SECURITY THREATS
Threats are those that,1.render a system inoperative 2.limit its capability to operate 3.make data unavailableResult from, 1.intentional acts2.careless behavior3.natural disastersNatural disasters cannot be prevented but can be planned for (backups, redundancy, etc.)Careless behaviors, such as forgetting to perform proper backups of one’s computer, not installing security updates and tools, leaving computer so that is easily accessibleDENIAL/DISRUPTION OF SERVICE
The Chicago Board of Trade and Chicago Mercantile Exchange closed. Banks were unable to process transactions. Workers rushed to save important documents — including Cook County birth, death and marriage certifi cates dating back to 1871 — stored in subterranean levels of offi ce buildings.The fl ood became national news and led Gov. Jim Edgar and President George H.W. Bush to declare Chicago a disaster area.