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Foundations final presentation
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  • 1. Internet Privacy and Security The Fantastic Four Abigail Ewart Agnes Phua Marie Lehleitner Mariel Rakijas
  • 2. Why Is It Important? <ul><li>Information Age </li></ul><ul><li>Technological Advances </li></ul><ul><li>Globalized Trends </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Communication </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=oXZOQAbatTE </li></ul>
  • 3. Pros of Free-Flow Information <ul><li>Watchdog for government officials and any public figure </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Arnold Schwarzenegger </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Celebrities  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Media itself </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Public records can lead to safety of communities </li></ul><ul><li>Social networking, staying connected with people </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dating sites </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Maintaining friendships </li></ul></ul>
  • 4. Cons of Free-Flow Information <ul><li>Denies ability to choose when to disclose something </li></ul><ul><li>Lack of ability to choose who knows what about you </li></ul><ul><li>Your past follows you because internet is forever </li></ul><ul><li>Data-mining, internet tracking, selling personal info </li></ul><ul><li>Concentration of information makes it easier for government to spy </li></ul><ul><li>We don’t realize how much information is out there </li></ul>
  • 5. Identity Theft and Fraud <ul><li>Internet accounts for less than half of ongoing identity frauds >> Privacy experts estimated in 2000. </li></ul><ul><li>Your Social security number is all that is needed for thieves… Identity sites abundant on the Internet </li></ul><ul><li>Most vulnerable to ID theft: Young adults 18 – 24 </li></ul><ul><li>ID theft happens before ID fraud </li></ul><ul><li>Theft = steal personal information Fraud = act under fake name using your info </li></ul><ul><li>Thieves get details from social networking sites </li></ul><ul><li>No national law to address this issue </li></ul><ul><li>Examples: Dana Thornton creates nasty Facebook page in his name to trash ex-boyfriend </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus Felix,  created 130 fake Facebook profiles and posted Craigslist ads to harass his ex-girlfriend </li></ul>
  • 6. Watchdog Privacy <ul><li>Privacy on a personal level </li></ul><ul><li>Relates to public records and safety of communities and the &quot;watchdog effect“ </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluated the privacy (or lack thereof) of the website itself </li></ul>
  • 7. Watchdog Privacy
  • 8. Turkish-Israeli Relations <ul><li>Convenience of Internet and technology </li></ul><ul><li>Online media articles = Free information for all </li></ul><ul><li>Public and government respond to news </li></ul><ul><li>Profiles of people commenting on articles are protected </li></ul><ul><li>Free information = many alternative sources </li></ul><ul><li>Benefits outweigh risks, international audience understand Turkish-Israeli diplomacy direction </li></ul>
  • 9. Belarus Internet Revolution <ul><li>Lack of personal privacy in Belarus </li></ul><ul><li>Government controls the internet </li></ul><ul><li>Government controls access to information and flow of information </li></ul><ul><li>Government can use internet to track or spy on individuals </li></ul><ul><li>Internet as a tool to suppress dissent, prop up government </li></ul>
  • 10. Egyptian Internet Revolution <ul><li>Resulted from the efficient use of Twitter and Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>Internet shutdown and government control </li></ul><ul><li>Implications for the privacy of Egyptian people </li></ul><ul><li>Information cut off and its impact on the international system </li></ul>

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