Flashcards in The Individual And Technology Deck (8)
Three types of intellectual property?
Copy right: protection given to work intended for enjoyment
Trademarks: signs or symbols for a corporation
Patents: protect inventions and gives the producer exclusive commercial benefit
What is the disinhibition effect?
People are more likely to loosen up online
What's the Laisserz-fairs approach to rights?
Thinking that info should not be regulated in anyway by the gov
What is the interventionist approach?
They think government needs involvement
What is in statute about cubercrimes?
Crimes Act 1900 (NSW)
How does international law intervene with issues in the cyberspace?
World Intellectual Property Organisation
European Union - one section.
Why is it difficult to contain cybercrime?
- fast pace of the internet
- the criminal can easily be anonymous