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What is copyright? The legal right of ownership to the work produced in books, music, plays, graphics/pictures and computer software.
What does copyright protect? Tangible expression of ideas.
What is the main purpose of a copyright? To protect the creator of a creative work.
What happens if you infringe on someone else’s copyright? You can be sued.
What determines if a copyright work is “fair use”? If a copyrighted material is used for the following: Education Commentary or criticism News reporting Parody or making fun of work Using a small portion of the work
What would be an example of a derivative work based on a book? A screenplay for a movie based on the book.
What is infringement? Act of violating a copyright by copying or otherwise distributing a copyrighted work without permission or authorization.
What does fair use allow? Copyrighted work to be repurposed and used in another work.
What is piracy? The act of stealing valuable property by copying software, music, graphic/picture, movies, and books (all available on the internet)
What is hacking? Breaking into computers to read private emails and other files (hackers delete or alter files)
What is identity theft? occurs when someone appropriate another personal information without their knowledge to commit theft or fraud.
What is Releasing Virus Worms? intentionally releasing a virus or worm to harm other of attack networks
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