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  • General Kinds Of Application Software
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    Hardware is the physical aspect of computers, telecommunications, and other information technology devices. The term arose as a way to distinguish the "box" and the electronic circuitry and components of a computer from the program you put in it to make it do things. The program came to be known as the software. Hardware implies permanence and invariability. Software or programming can easily be varied. You can put an entirely new program in the hardware and make it create an entirely new experi...
  • Backdoor Feature With Our Security Products
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    1. The Problem In the recent discussion of the required specifications of our new computer security product, the issue of including backdoor in the product was brought up. This backdoor would allow anyone knowing this special password to access anything going on in the system and would also allow one possessing the password to read personal files and email of employees. While many thought this was a good idea, there were also many that disapproved of it. Those in favor of the "feature" say that ...
  • 98 Of The Software Market
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    . Piracy, Counterfeit, Copyrights, Patents. Mean 100% tariffs on all China products imported into the Unites States... Also 2 billion in trade sanctions... This didn't scare the minister of trade He retaliated by imposing trade sanctions himself from beef to mini vans... Were they scared of the American influence? SS Or. Were the Americans being too aggressive? Why Aggressive you might ask. Well I say aggressive because piracy has been growing and is virtually unstoppable... China never set regu...
  • Component Diagram
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    UML (Unified Modeling Language) The Unified Modeling Language is a standard language for specifying, visualizing, constructing, and documenting the artifacts of software systems, as well as for business modeling and other non-software systems. The key is to organize the design process in a way that clients, analysts, programmers and other involved in system development can understand and agree on. The UML provides the organization. The UML was released in 1997 as a method to diagram software des...
  • Support For McAfee Software On Compuserve
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    McAfee Readme. 1st for Retail and OEM Customers Copyright 1994-1997 by McAfee Associates, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Thank you for using McAfee products. This file provides details regarding your product license and registration. For product-specific information, including new features, known issues, and frequently asked questions, please refer to WHATS NEW. TXT. License agreements and documentation for non-McAfee products that may be included on CD-ROM versions of this software can be found in t...
  • Ways Through The Use Of Foss Technologies
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    Free Software and Open Source While Free Software Foundation founder Richard Stallman argues that Free Software is not Open Source, he is only half right-or only speaking about the question of motivation (the half that matters to him). The definition of Open Source, as enshrined in the Open Source Definition (OSD) is a nearly verbatim copy of the Debian Free Software Guidelines (DFSG). Both the OSD and DFSG are practical articulations of Stallman's Free Software Definition (FSD). Open Source, wi...
  • Illegal Software Programs Without Licenses
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    Software license agreements emerged as the most popular means of protection of proprietary rights in computer software. They coexist with other forms of intellectual property rights as patent and copyright. Software license agreements serve several functions in transactions involving the transfer of computer technology. One of the most important legal functions is the protection of the proprietary rights of the licenser in the transferred software. (SPA) Other functions include controlling the r...
  • Blocks Access To Internet Sites
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    'Any content-based regulation of the Internet, no matter how benign the purpose, could burn the global village to roast the pig. ' U.S. Supreme Court majority decision, Reno vs. ACLU (June 26, 1997) Blocking and filtering software for the Internet is one of the most hotly debated topics regarding free speech and the Internet. Many have criticized blocking software for being both under and over inclusive, and others have argued that blocking software should not be used at all in public institutio...
  • Web Pc Door Guard Trojan Detection Software
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    Table of Contents 01. What Is This Paper About 02. What Is A Trojan Horse 03. How Do Trojans Work 04. Trojans Variations -Remote Access Trojans-Password Sending Trojans-Key logging Trojans -Destructive Trojans-Denial Of Service (DoS) Attack Trojans-Proxy / Wingate Trojans-FTP Trojans-Detection Software Killers 05. The Future Of Windows Trojans 06. How Can I Get Infected-Via ICQ-Via IRC-Via Attachments-Via Physical Access-Via Browser And E-mail Software Bugs-Via Netbios (File Sharing) 07. Fake Pr...
  • Illegal Copying Of Software
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    Software Piracy (Canadian essay) by maryanne". I want to impress upon honourable gentlemen who are not lawyers the fact that the question of copyright is of importance not only to lawyers, but to many people in the country 1". Copyright is, literally, the "right to copy". The Canadian Copyright Act gives copyright owners the sole right to reproduce, perform or issue a work 2. This ensures that the creators have total control over their work and benefit completely from what they have created whet...
  • Use Of The Software Product
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    GRANT OF LICENSE. This EULA grants you the following rights: (Software Installation and Use. Except as otherwise expressly provided in this EULA, you may only install, use, access, run, or otherwise interact with ('RUN') one copy of the SOFTWARE PRODUCT on the COMPUTER. The SOFTWARE PRODUCT may not be installed, accessed, displayed, run, shared or used concurrently on or from different computers, including a workstation, terminal or other digital electronic device. (Back-up Copy. If Manufacturer...
  • Exclusive Use Of District Hardware And Software
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    Technology Ethics Unless otherwise specified, the following regulation shall apply equally to students, employees, volunteers, and contractors employed by the District. Some employees, volunteers, and contractors may have additional obligations owing to the nature of their position and / or access privileges. Vancouver Public School District's Network (VanNet) is a combination of local and wide area networks, linking computers in all district facilities together and providing access to public ne...
  • Hardware Firewalls And Anti Spyware Software
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    How Can Home Internet Security Be Achieved Both Efficiently And Effectively? A reasonable amount of home Internet security can be achieved in an efficiently and effectively. Out of 20 people surveyed, 15 stated a firewall as most important, 5 said anti-virus software. In my opinion, anti-virus software is the most important security measure followed by a firewall. This is because viral attacks seem to be much more prevalent than hacker intrusions. My analysis of this data is that most people are...
  • Instant Messaging Internet Relay Chat Irc
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    At one time, most chatting was done on porches or over a back yard fence. But not any more! Now you can talk to anyone, anywhere in the world, anytime you want, without paying a dime in long distance phone charges. How can you do this Let us count the ways: 1. IRC 2. Telnet 3. ASP Chat Rooms 4. Net Phone. 5. Instant Messaging Internet Relay Chat IRC is a network service, designed with the Internet in mind. It allows two or more people to talk to one another live. These chats are carried on by ty...
  • Copy Of The Software Program
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    Economic Consequences of Software Crime In 1996 worldwide illegal copying of domestic and international software cost $15.2 billion to the software industry, with a loss of $5.1 billion in the North America alone. Some sources put the total up-to-date losses, due to software crime, as high as $4.7 trillion. On the next page is a regional breakdown of software piracy losses for 1994. Estimates show that over 40 percent of North American software company revenues are generated overseas, yet nearly...
  • Software For Commercial Use With Nullsoft
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    README. TXT for Winamp 2.24 - Released July 12th 1999 Winamp is Copyright (C) 1997-1999 Nullsoft, Inc. Winamp is a trademark of Nullsoft, Inc. Table of Contents: Introduction Updates Shareware Bug reporting License The definitive audio player for Windows This release includes plug-ins for MP 3, MP 2, WAV, MOD, XM, IT, S 3 M, VOC, CDD A, WMA, AS, and MIDI. Winamp also supports third-party input plug-ins, and with them can support SID, VF, RA, AAC, and more. Check web for plug-ins that add support...
  • Internal Hotel Use
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    Activities - Case Study 1 1. Write down all the possible ways that a computer could be used to assist the running of the hotel. Give as much detail as possible. A computer could be used for: Word processing: The word processor could be used to write letters, e.g. to write to customers to confirm their booking at the hotel or to order goods from suppliers. Notices and menus could also be produced using the word processor. Desktop Publishing: A desktop publishing package can be used to prepare a b...
  • Reuse Of Cots Software And Software Components
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    web "COTS Software Selection: The Need To Make Tradeoffs Between System Requirements, Architectures and COTS / Components"; N cube, Cornelius and Maiden, Neil; Center For HCI Design. This paper, presents a new research agenda to address problems of COTS software selection in the forthcoming decade. It describes the increasing shift towards software engineering based on COTS software packages, the limitations of current COTS / component-based software engineering methods and research efforts, and...
  • Laws Regarding The Copying Of Software
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    Current copyright and patent laws are inappropriate for computer software; their imposition slows down software development and reduces competition. From the first computer as we know them, the EN IAC, computer software has become more and more important. From thousands of bytes on miles of paper to millions of bytes on a thin piece of tin foilsandwitched between two pieces of plastic, software has played an important part in the world. Computers have most likely played an important role in all ...

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