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1. What do you think are the most important factors that helped you define your own personal code of ethics? 2. It is common and acceptable practice for managers to hold people accountable to meet “stretch” goals, quotas, and budgets. How can this be done in way that does not encourage unethical behavior on the part of employees? 3. How do you distinguish between a gift and an bribe? Provide an example of a “gift” that falls in the gray area between a gift and a bribe. 4. Discuss the following topic: Laws do not provide a complete guide to ethical behavior. An activity can be legal but not ethical. 5. Identify and briefly discuss four reasons why computer incidents have become more prevalent. 6. Do
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Bribe a form of corruption, is an act implying money or gift giving that alters the behavior of the recipient. Or money or favor given or promised in order to influenced the judgement or conduct of a person in a position of trust.

One good example of this is when; you’ve been rewarded by your boss because of doing a great job but he/she teat you alone. Well you cannot avoid thinking if it a gift as a reward or it is only a bribe and he/she wants something else. So still we should be careful in every action that we are doing.

4.) Ethical hacking is typically done within an organization that you either work for or that has hired you to perform security tests such as penetration testing.
Doing this work for a company is not illegal, but you do want to make sure you have written authority to conduct these tests.Going out on your own to do a company a favor by showing them their flaws is not considered ethical, at least according to the authorities

Activity that can be legal but not ethical Making a mix tape or CD for your friend
Helping a very sick person to die, if they are sane and want to
Squatting which is living in a house that doesn't belong to you, but which the owner doesn't care about.
The first reason for me maybe because, more and more people nowadays are attach with the innovation of technology especially in using the internet. Second, I think because of social networking you can meet a lot of people but sometimes other

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