Employee Privacy Report
· Write a report addressing e-mail, Internet use, and privacy policies.
o What are the e-mail use, Internet use, and privacy policies at your job?
o What are the current laws regulating employee e-mail and Internet privacy?
o Why do companies implement e-mail and Internet use policies?
o What assumptions might employees make about their privacy at work? How do these policies affect employee privacy at work?
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Employee Private Policy
Internet has only been a decade old and in such a short time period, its popularity has increased manifold. From being a business requirement it has become a household requirement. It can be found in every middleclass household these days. But with its increasing use, what have increased with it are cyber space crimes, internet insecurity and growing misuse of internet. Now the information on internet is no more secured, with email accounts being hacked for vital information by cyber criminals. With an increase in these activities, it is very important to take necessary steps to give internet security to individuals. These incidents usually occur in organizations, both private and governmental; in private organizations for information about company's plans by there unhealthy competitors and in government for security plans by hostile nations.
In such a case, it becomes very necessary for organizations to have proper security systems. As we know that most of the people access their mails through their office computers, it is very important for the organizations to have certain internet security policy for their employees. Employees also expect that their organization gives them their share of space and privacy. In short, both employee and the organization need privacy and this should be given proper attention.
// Now that we have learnt how important the internet policies are at workplace, we will learn what are the policies which are being used in the corporate world for internet privacy//
While at work it is natural that employers track their employees to know whether they are working well or not. However, at the same time it is necessary that employees should be given space. Therefore, there are certain steps that organizations take to give complete security to their employees that have been adopted in my company. While at work, employees make telephone calls, use office telephone or cell. This is very important that these calls are not monitored by organizations. Although if calls are professional in nature, under certain circumstances they can be monitored but if calls are personal, no employer ...
In this report we are going to learn about the increasing usage of internet in the workplace and how it affects the privacy of its employees. This solution is 1543 words with references.