Contemporary Issues in Computer Science
Choose one of the following issues:
· The Jammie Thomas-Rassett case
· Should sending spam be illegal?
· The use of the Stuxnet worm to cripple Iran’s nuclear efforts (http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/16/world/middleeast/16stuxnet.html)
· The Edward Snowden affair
· The Apple/Samsung legal battle. Here are a couple of sources you may find interesting, but there is a ton out there:
· Autonomous vehicles
If you wish to explore a different issue, that’s okay, but check with us first.
Choose one of the ethical frameworks that we have discussed in class.
Write a short paper (500 – 1,000 words) analyzing your chosen issue using your chosen ethical framework.