Information Technology Ethics

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Article 1 Information Technology Ethics IT Professional is a publication (Keith W. Miller 2009), it is such like book publication, it also has copyright problem, plagiarism problem, and many problems like book publication, so, to be the Professionals, they must act like the book authors to solve these problems. In aspects of IT, the side of ethical problems are including advice on how professionals can recognize, analyze, and make judgments on challenging questions about right, wrong, and computing. Computers have become essential tools of modern humans, regardless life, entertainment, education, work, and business are related with computer. Computer impact on human society very much. So knowing the Information Technology Ethics is very important to everyone, because it is useful to everyone who lives in this age. There are many unethical IT problems, such like receiving spams on the email, this problem puzzles many people, because this kind of email could make a lot of space unavailable, many spams’ content are not suitable for children, some spams have virus inside, and many problems of spams. And the other thing is malware, it is like the trap, many people download it, and they do not know it has bad influence of their computers. The worst thing is called virus, there are many kinds of viruses hide in websites, email, software, and many kinds of thing in the computer, the best way to prevent the virus is to install Antivirus Software, but sometimes, the virus can still go into the computers. IT is important thing of many people, regardless of now, and future, because it has substituted many things or it includes many things. So people have to learn and understand what is IT ethics, because of that, they can know more about the IT, and they can protect themselves to use it smarter. Article 2 Medical Records and Software Trust Many hospitals used paper to record everything in the past, nowadays, they change to use computers to record. Medical software can record many things, such like the patient history, information, and many things, it save a lot of time to record this kind of information. So this kind of the software must be reliable, because it recorded a lot of patient information. So the secrecy of the software must be high, because it has to protect the information of the patients, so if the software is broken or the information outflow than the hospital will be sued by the patients or not be able to operate.
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