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Computer Ethics-Unit 4

What are some examples of fair use? If the copyrighted material is used for the following it is considered fair use: Education, Commentary or Criticism, News reporting, Parody, or Using a small portion of the work.
What is copyright? The legal right of ownership to the work produced in books, music, plays, pictures, and computer software.
What does copyright protect? Copyright protects tangible expression of ideas.
What is the purpose of copyright? It protects the creator of creative work.
What is infringement? It is the act of violating a copyright by copying or otherwise distributing a copyrighted work without permission or authorization.
What happens when you infringe on someone else's copyright? You can be sued.
What does fair use allow? Allows copyrighted work to be re-purposed and used in another way.
What is an example of a derivative work? An example would be a screenplay for a movie based on the book.
What is Piracy? The act of stealing valuable property by copying software, music, movies, pictures, and books (all available on the Internet).
What is hacking? Breaking into computers to read private e-mails and other files. (They delete or alter files.)
What is identity theft? It occurs when someone appropriates (steals) another’s personal information without their knowledge to commit theft or fraud.
What is releasing worms or viruses? Intentionally releasing a virus or worm to attack others or other networks.
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