Project 4 – 10% of your grade

Topic/Themes: Cybersecurity as an Organizational Strategy: An Ethical and Legal Perspective


Prepare a short paper of approximately 8-12 pages investigating the strategic impact of cybersecurity in the organization with a special focus on its ethical and legal implications. The paper must include at least 10 literature sources and may be include the following topics:

Following topics to address:
Cybersecurity as an organizational strategy: a literature review
-Implementing a cybersecurity strategy: legal, ethical, and technical considerations
-The role of IT and cybersecurity in the organizational performance
-Diffusing cybersecurity strategy from the top to the bottom of the organization
-Practical recommendations for creating a cybersecurity strategy


Spinello, R.A. (2011). Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace, 4th Edition. Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC.

Baase, Sara. of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing and the Internet, 3rd edition