Computer Ethics, Summer 2022

Online, Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-7:30ish

Class 5 Readings

Before class 2, finish reading chapter 1 and read the first three sections of chapter 4.
Start reading Chapter 2 on Privacy

Tesla vehicle EDRs

It's not your data?

We started with copyright, with a specific set of ethical implications. With privacy, these are maybe less clear, simply because the consequences of privacy intrusion are less clear.

Privacy from the Government

Nothing to Hide revisited

What is privacy for

Snowden leaks


Parallel construction

Spying and Harm

James Clapper position

Microsoft v US

Supreme Court cases: Olmstead, Katz, Miller, Smith, Kyllo, Jones

Melvin Skinner



Geofence warrants


Councilman, Warshak

Gag orders