10 commandmants of computer ethics

The Basic Guide Lines

Thou shalt not use a computer to harm other people

do not harm others or corrupt other's data nor files

Thou shall not interfere with other people's computer work.

do not create viruses or interfere with other's work

Thou shall not snoop around in other people's computer files.

do not spy/ nor monitor another person's data

Thou shall not use a computer to steal.

do not use technology to steal information such as social security numbers and other important information.

Thou shall not use a computer to bear false witness

do not contribute the spread of misinformation using computers like on social media. Pop ups and emails can send misinformation

Thou shall not copy or use proprietary software for which you have not paid

do not copy software or buy copied software

Thou shall not use other people's computer resources without authorization or proper compensation.

Do not use someone else's computer resources unless authorized to.

Thou shall not appropriate other people's intellectual output.

do not plagiarize

Thou shall think about the social consequences of the program you are writing or the system you are designing.

think it about the effects of your work

Thou shall always use a computer in ways that ensure consideration and respect for your fellow humans.

act like you would in person. Respectful and courteous of others