CSC 549 Computer Ethics & Security
On a typical multiuser computer system (such as a shared UNIX system at a university or
of an industry) who can modify the code (software) of the operating system?
In this particular case, since UNIX or Linux are open so
[FALL 2008, CSC 549
1. List five kinds of harm that could occur to your own personal computer.
Estimate the likelihood of each, expressed in number of times/year it could
occur. Estimate the monetary loss that could come from that harm. Comp
below are example answers for midterm. some questions had specific answers. these are provided.
other questions had multiple possibilities. points awarded depended upon answer stated and supporting
confidentiality => interception