Digital Ethics, or How to Not Mess Up With Technology, 2017

Foundational Refreshed: 03 January 2019 | Published: 29 August 2017 ID: G00338664


Purchase this Document

Price: $495.00 USD (PAGES: 15)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.


Negative publicity and societal debate around the intended and unintended ethical consequences of using digital technology requires CIOs and their IT leaders, chief data and digital officers, board members, risk officers and investors to make digital ethics an integral part of any digital business.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What Is Digital Ethics?
    • Why Are Digital Ethics Important?
    • What Makes Digital Ethics Special?
      • Difference From General Ethics
      • Difference From Business Ethics
    • Who Is Responsible for Defining Digital Ethics?
    • How Does "Care Ethics" Support the Digital World?
    • What Is the Scope of Digital Ethics?
      • Security
      • Cybercrime
      • Privacy
      • Social Interaction
      • Governance
      • Free Will
      • Society and Economy
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2017 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.