Q-1 )) Discuss why the Sarbanes-Oxley Act is having an impact on information security. Support your

Q-1 )) Discuss why the
Sarbanes-Oxley Act is having an impact on information security. Support your
answer. ————————— Q- 2) An information security manager routinely
monitored Web Surfing among her company’s employees. She discovered that many
employees were visiting the “sinful six” web sites (Note: The
“sinful six” are web sites with material related to pornography,
gambling, hate, illegal activities, tastelessness and violence.) She then
prepared a list of the employees and their surfing histories and gave the list
to management. Some managers punished their employees. Some employees, in turn,
objected to the monitoring claiming that they should have a right to privacy.
With this in mind, please answer
the following two questions:
(a) Is monitoring of web surfing
by managers ethical, (it is legal to do this)? — Support your answer.
(b) Is employee web surfing on
the “sinful six” ethical? Support your answers.
———————– Q3 )
Discuss the idea that an information system by itself can rarely provide a
sustainable competitive advantage. Justify your position.
————————- Q4 )
How are the network applications of communication and collaboration related? Do
communication tools also support collaboration? Give Examples. (NOTE: there are
two questions that need to be answered in your response. I will be looking to
see if both questions are answered accordingly)
———————— Q5 ) Explain
why master data management is so important in companies that have multiple data
sources.