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You have been approached by the NSA to work in an information systems group that will use high-powered computers and advanced analytic techniques to study phone call metadata and other data that has been obtained through Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) orders in an attempt to identify terrorists and stop impending terrorist acts. Obviously, you will not be able to talk to anyone about your work; however, your total compensation will be more than 10 percent greater than any position for which you have applied. Would you accept this posit ion? Why or why not?

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Fundamentals of Information Systems

8th Edition
Ralph Stair + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305082168
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You have been approached by the NSA to work in an information systems group that will use high-powered computers and advanced analytic techniques to study phone call metadata and other data that has been obtained through Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) orders in an attempt to identify terrorists and stop impending terrorist acts. Obviously, you will not be able to talk to anyone about your work; however, your total compensation will be more than 10 percent greater than any position for which you have applied. Would you accept this posit ion? Why or why not?

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