Policy, Legal, Ethics

1)Learn About creating good password security.An IT Security consultant has made three primary recommendations regarding passwords:Prohibit guessable passwords: such as common names, real words, numbers only, require special characters and a mix of caps, lower case and numbers in passwords

Reauthenticate before changing passwords: user must enter old pw before creating new one

Make authenticators unforgeable : do not allow email or user ID as password

Using WORD, write a brief paper of 250-350 words explaining each of these security recommendations.  Do you agree or disagree with these recommendations. Would you change, add or delete any of these?  Add additional criteria as you see necessary.

2) Watch the Movie War Games from 1983. According to the New York Times, this movie had a tremendous effect on President Ronald Reagan.  Discuss in 500 words your opinion on whether it should be required viewing in social studies classes in high school. Do not repeat the story. Discuss it’s use in school.  Use at least three sources. Use the Research Databases available from the Danforth Library, not Google.   Include at least 3 quotes from your sources enclosing the copied words in quotation marks and cited in-line by reference to your reference list.  Example: “words you copied” (citation) These quotes should be one full sentence not altered or paraphrased. Cite your sources using APA format. Use the quotes in your paragraphs. Do Not Doublespace. . It should be in APA format.

Copying without attribution or the use of spinbot or other word substitution software will result in a grade of 0.  Write in essay format not in bulleted, numbered or other list format.