SEC575 Information Security Law and Ethics
Week 3 Discussion
DQ1 SHRINK-WRAP. BOX-TOP, AND CLICK-WRAP AGREEMENTS
Shrink-wrap, box-top, and click-wrap agreements are inherent to e-commerce. How you feel about them often depends on whether you are the vendor or purchaser. What are the best practices to assure shrink-wrap, box-top, and click-wrap agreements are legal? What are the best ethical practices that the e-commerce industry should adopt?
DQ2 ATTRIBUTION IN AN E-COMMERCE WORLD
In a world of one-click acceptance, vendors face real challenges in determining whether the clicker is in fact the offeree to whom the offer is made. What are some steps or procedures vendors can adopt to establish attribution? What happens if a consumer clicks on the wrong button or did not intend to click at all? What legal and ethical defenses should be available to e-commerce customers?