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    Ethical issues of IT Professionals

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    Information technology professionals face many ethical obligations, conflicts, and dilemmas. What are ethical issues an IT professional might face in light of new trends such as Mobile Computing, Social Media, and the Cloud?

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    Mobile technology is becoming increasingly popular in the workplace. Tablets, smart phones, and other forms of digital assistants are being used by IT professionals to enhance productivity. Data privacy, confidentiality, and security concerns are concerns that many IT professionals have. The ethical issues many IT professional may face with mobile devices is how to restrict employees from enacting harmful practices that may put their organization or business at risk. Any potential threats due to the confidentiality of employees is a primary ethical issue that many IT professionals face during the course of their careers. Despite the possibility of ...

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    The solution looks at ethical issues of IT professionals pertaining to cloud computing, social media and mobile devices.

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