IT Quiz 9

  1. When a cookie is created during a Web site visit, it is stored:

    D. On the visitor's computer
  2. What states that you may use copyrighted material in certain situations - for example, in the creation of new work or, within certain limits, for teaching purposes?

    D. None of the above
  3. _______ define the rights that individuals and organizations have with respect to information that pertains to them.

    A. Information rights
  4. ________ refers to the mechanisms for assessing responsibility for decisions made and actions taken

    D. Accountability
  5. ________ is the claim of individuals to be left alone, free from surveillance or interference from other individuals, organizations, or the state

    C. Privacy
  6. A(n) ________ program traces online user activities without the users' permission or knowledge

    E. All of the above
  7. ________ defines principles of right and wrong that can be used by individuals acting as free moral agents to make choices to guide their behavior

    A. Ethics
  8. A(n) ________ is a tiny file deposited on a computer hard drive when an individual visits certain Web sites

    D. None of the above
  9. What is a broad term encompassing the protection of information from accidental or intentional misuse by persons inside or outside an organization?

    C. Information security
  10. The main security problem for organizations is:

    A. People
  11. ________ is intangible property created by individuals or corporations that is subject to protections under the various laws of the country.

    A. Intellectual Property
  12. ________ means accepting the potential costs, duties, and obligations for the decisions one makes

    D. Responsibility
  13. Which of the following is an example of acting unethically?

    D. All of the above
  14. A(n) ________ is a rogue software program that attaches itself to other software programs or data files, destroying data or disrupting processing and memory systems

    E. Trojan Horse
  15. The major reason companies monitor employee time on the Internet is to:

    A. Prevent the waste of company resources
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IT Quiz 9
IT Quiz 9