Computer Science 3. Responsibility and Liability

Computer Science 3. Responsibility and Liability

Paper details:

Please do these readings. Then write a one-page response on your thoughts about them. Argue something about them with critical thinking.

Grading scale:
0 – Nothing or total nonsense turned in, turned in late without a serious reason
1 – Wrote too little, paid no attention to spelling/grammar, or wrote something but didn’t think about the material (e.g., the response just summarizes the reading/restates the author’s thoughts without any of your own insights). You need to respond to the material with your own reaction to the ideas presented.
2 – Made a reasonable effort to answer the question, engaged critically with the reading, and paid attention to basic writing mechanics.

Understanding Comparative Fault, Contributory Negligence and Joint & Several Liability

•    A series of 4 articles in The New Republic.
?    http://www.newrepublic.com/article/115145/us-cybersecurity-why-software-so-insecure
?    http://www.newrepublic.com/article/115281/what-you-dont-know-about-internet-security-will-definitely-hurt-you
? http://www.newrepublic.com/article/114973/bad-code-should-software-makers-pay-part-1
? http://www.newrepublic.com/article/115402/sad-state-software-liability-law-bad-code-part-4