ICT Legislation

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Name 8 Laws
1. Copyright and Rights in Database Regulations 2. Data Protection 3. Computer Misuse 4. Copyright Designs and Patents 5. Health and Safety 6. Regulation of Investigatory Powers 7. Electronic Commerce 8. Freedom of Information
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What is unauthorised software
1. Installed without permission 2. No license 3. Authorised by changed source code 4. Pirated 5. Downloaded from internet 6. Not standard in organisation 7. Personally owned by employee 8. May affect network security
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Name 2 types of software theft
1. Piracy 2. Counterfeiting
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What is piracy
When more copies of software are made than purchased, it may not be realised that it is illegal.
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What is counterfeiting
Software that is illegally copied for sale to other users, carries a virus and there is no support offered.
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What is the health and safety officer
Checks appropriate laws are complied with
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What is the safety committee
Has representatives from all parts of the organisation and should discuss safety matters on a regular basis.
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What is unauthorised software

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1. Installed without permission 2. No license 3. Authorised by changed source code 4. Pirated 5. Downloaded from internet 6. Not standard in organisation 7. Personally owned by employee 8. May affect network security

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Name 2 types of software theft

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What is piracy

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What is counterfeiting

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