Security and Ethical Challenges Management Information Systems Presented by:- Section-C (Group-8) Varun Rai Sood (BM-010162) Vibhav Gupta (BM-010163) Vijay Kr. Sharma (BM-010164) Vineet Kr. Dubey(BM-010165)
A virus is a program code that cannot work without being inserted into another program
A worm is a distinct program that can run unaided
These programs copy annoying or destructive routines into the networked computer systems of anyone who accesses computers affected with the virus or who uses copies of magnetic disks taken from infected computers
They enter a computer through e-mail or file attachments, or through illegal software. A virus usually copies itself into the OS, and then spreads to main memory and thus hard disk and any inserted external memory.
The stockholders theory holds that managers are agents of the stockholders and their only ethical responsibility is to increase the profits of the business without violating the law or engaging in fraudulent activities.
The social contract theory states that companies have ethical responsibilities to all members of society, which allow corporations to exist based on a social contract
The stakeholders theory states that managers have ethical responsibility to manage a firm for the benefit of all of its stakeholders i.e. stockholders, employees, customers, suppliers and local community.