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Flashcards in The Bigger Picture: Privacy Deck (10)
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1

Define Ethics

A set of moral principles that govern a person's behaviour

2

Define Privacy

the right to be left alone and free from unwanted scrutiny and intrusion

3

Define Personal Data

information that is personal and unique to an individual

4

What are some examples of personal data?

-where you live
-what you look like
-likes and dislikes

5

What are some features of the UK Data Protection Act?

-data must be processed fairly and lawfully
-data must be accurate and up to date
-data must be kept secure

6

What is the UK Data Protection Act?

controls how organizations and the government can use personal data

7

Why do people voluntarily give information?

it enables an organization to understand their needs better and provide them with more personalized service

8

Define Surveillance Technology

used to monitor and record people activities, often without their knowledge

9

What are some examples of surveillance technology?

-CCTV
-drones
-numberplate recognition
-bugging
-tracking devices

10

What is the Computer Misuse Act?

it identifies three types of illegal activity:
-unauthorized access to a computer material
-unauthorized access with intent to commit further offences
-intentional destruction of software and data