Explain the differences between ethics, organizational policies, and laws

Reflect on the three competencies of this course in 750 words. Consider how they might directly apply to your life and work environment when answering the questions below.

Competency 1:

Categorize the components of Information Security (InfoSec).

Competency 2:

Explain the differences between ethics, organizational policies, and laws.

Competency 3:

Evaluate risk mitigation strategies.

Reflect on the following questions in a minimum of 500 words.

Question #1:

Think of a situation in which you had to balance compliance and legal and ethical implications of your actions at your job. Provide an example, either within your work environment or in society at large, of when the data that got compiled based on your online activity ended up having a surprising impact on an individual or on an organization. How could you utilize the logic and methodology of a security risk assessment within your own work environment or your personal life? For example, Do you lock your doors at night? Do you use antivirus software on your personal computer?

Question #2:

What specific assignments or learning activities from this course did you find particularly beneficial? What do you feel could have improved or added to your learning experience in this course?